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Banking Trends & Strategies
The latest trends and strategies in banking, with ideas, insights and research senior executive bank management teams need to build their strategic plans.
Players like Citizens, PNC and Huntington will see stiffer conditions on both the lending and deposit sides.
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Banks like Ally, Chase, Citi and BofA halt repossessions across America. How big is the foreclosure problem in the U.S.?
Top data points on social media technologies in banking, customer savings goals and updates on consumer loan interest.
Credit unions are lauded by the mainstream press and money management experts as cute financial institutions. But how small is too small?
Here they are: the top ten most-popular articles for bank and credit unions published here at The Financial Brand in 2009.
Before Leonardo DiCaprio captured the life of Frank Abagnale in Catch Me if You Can, the FBI had to capture him first.
Big data points about banking customer confidence, the state of consumer savings and the big scuffle between mega and community bank.
Big data points on financial marketing calls, mortgage applications, people's trust in their financial institution and more.
Credit unions were able to avoid the backlash of the financial crisis — for a bit. But, they must get strategic now to retain members.
Digital experts found Google Trends can help track the spread of the flu across the country, but can it track the popularity of open banking?
The media is tracking the bailouts pouring out of Washington, but who is keeping an eye on the bigger trend: dying banks?
The financial industry is being rocked by an unprecedented level of mergers, acquisitions and failures. You can count on a fresh batch of FDIC/NCUA seizures every Friday. Estimates vary, but it is expected that the financial crisis will claim between 300 and 1,200 banks before it’s all over. The latest prediction from RBC says 1,000 […]
In 1996, there were just 67,000 Class 36 trademarks on file with the USPTO. But in the last decade, that number has more than tripled.
2008 marked a wild and unpredictable year for the banking industry. Here are the top articles trending on The Financial Brand.
Deposits are highly fluid, and consumers are moving money at a record pace. Arm yourself with the tools you need to win.
Do some banks deserve a bailout simply because they are 'too big to fall'? Industry experts are asking, but there isn't a clear answer.
The Financial Brand couldn't wait for the FBI to tally up four quarters of its 2007 data on bank and credit union robberies.
Here is the FBI’s official data on robberies of financial institutions, including injuries and deaths for 2006. TOTAL NUMBER OF ROBBERIES: 6,985 Bank robberies: 6,154 (88%) Credit union robberies: 521 (7%) Other (e.g., check cashing): 372 (5%) INJURIES: Number of incidents in which injuries occurred: 94 (1.3%) Customer: 17 Employee: 75 Employee Family: 0 Perpetrator: […]
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