Bank M&A climate is favorable – but some concerns loom

by CDW Financial Services|Nov 25, 2015

Results from the Bank Director 2016 M&A Survey reveal that 62% of bank CEOs, chairmen, independent directors and senior execs feel the current environment is favorable for bank M&A. But, the survey also indicates…

Banks grow big data and predictive analytics efforts

by CDW Financial Services|Nov 23, 2015

As banks look to further harness Big Data and predictive analytics, this week’s FIN News Alert takes a closer examination of how banks are using these new technologies. The recent ABA Banking Journal article,…

Fintech spending, blockchain spending and cybersecurity

by CDW Financial Services|Nov 18, 2015

A new study from SourceMedia provides the latest look at fintech spending priorities in the banking sector. This week’s FIN List has the highlights — including areas of increased spending (think security, data and…

Post-TRID enactment, mortgage lenders share priorities

by CDW Financial Services|Nov 16, 2015

Now that the deadline for TRID implementation has passed, this week’s FIN News Alert looks at the new priorities mortgage lenders are turning their attention toward. The recent National Mortgage News article, “Lenders Are…

Branch of the future, automation and millennials

by CDW Financial Services|Nov 11, 2015

Despite the rise of alternative banking methods, the branch continues to be an important channel for customers and members. This week’s FIN List takes a look at what the branch of the future means…

Survey shows member potential for credit unions

by CDW Financial Services|Nov 10, 2015

This week’s FIN News Alert highlights a recent study that reveals opportunities for credit unions to boost membership with middle-income Americans, as well as insights on how likely consumers would be to switch from…

Top 25 financial IT blogs: Best of October 2015

by CDW Financial Services|Nov 9, 2015

As we begin November, we take a look back at BizTech Magazine’s Top 25 Financial IT Blogs worth following in October. The blogs covered a wide range of financial IT topics including thoughts on…

Customer loyalty, digital disruptors and security

by CDW Financial Services|Nov 4, 2015

Customer loyalty and retention are critical to the success of any financial services organization. Unfortunately, a new IBM study reveals that customer loyalty for banks is shrinking at the time when it matters most….