Contributor : Emily McCormick

BD Article
article | November 27th, 2019

Bankers Capitalize on Three Mega-Mergers Reshaping Half of America

Smart banks are making the most of changing competitive dynamics in their markets.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
research | November 11th, 2019

Survey Results: Anatomy of a Successful Deal

The 2020 Bank M&A Survey digs into the core components of a successful transaction.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Bank Services
article | October 24th, 2019

Solving Your Board’s Biggest Knowledge Gap

Understanding the viewpoint of the bank’s top technology executive could help board members better wrap their heads around the issue.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
FinXTech
article | October 23rd, 2019

Two Ways to Crack the Efficiency Nut

Innovative technologies helped two banks serve customers and comply with regulations more efficiently.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
BD Article
article | October 19th, 2019

Creating Space for New Views

Could groupthink be the greatest risk facing bank leadership teams and boards today? Merriam-Webster defines groupthink as “a pattern of thought characterized by self-deception, forced

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
RankingBanking
article | October 18th, 2019

Consolidation Hot Spots

Bank consolidation creates opportunities for an acquirer, as well as competing banks in their markets that take advantage of customer and employee attrition. That’s why

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
FinXTech
article | September 25th, 2019

How One Bank Increased Mobile Enrollment by 40%

Customers vote with their dollars if the bank’s digital experience isn’t up to par.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
research | August 26th, 2019

2019 Survey Results! Here’s How Banks Are Spending Money on Technology

Two specific objectives are driving technology strategies at banks of all sizes, according to Bank Director’s 2019 Technology Survey.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
RankingBanking
article | July 26th, 2019

A Top-Performing Bank Explains Why It Sponsors Three NFL Teams

The benefits of sponsoring a local sports team can easily exceed the costs. This is true even for highly efficient banks, according to Bank Director’s latest ranking.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Bank Services
article | July 18th, 2019

Exclusive: How KeyCorp Keeps Diversity & Inclusion in Focus

Creating a more inclusive organization requires a deliberate focus. Kim Manigault of KeyCorp outlines the bank’s strategy for attracting and promoting top talent.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director