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2016 Performance Scorecard

Click to view the full scorecard, on the digital version of Bank Director! It may be the simplest formula for success in banking: Grow your revenue faster than your expenses. Often referred to as “operating leverage,” this advice falls into the same category as the secret to success in golf, which is to hit the green in two, then one-putt for a birdie. Much easier said than done, in banking as in golf. Indeed, 35 percent of the banks in Bank Director’s 2016 Bank Performance Scorecard, which is a ranking of the 300 largest publicly traded banks and thrifts in...