Safe Growth in 2023

The first day of Acquire or Be Acquired wrapped with a discussion about growth in a rising rate environment, coupled with the prospect of recession this year. As Jack Milligan, editor-at-large at Bank Director, explains in this video, banks could zero in on their core deposit base, identify borrowers who could struggle in a difficult economy, and stick to lending in markets and businesses they know. By focusing on safe growth in 2023, banks can set themselves up for success in 2024.