Future Branches 2017

December 04 - 06, 2017

Hyatt Regency Austin, TX

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  • Attendee ListAttendee List
    Future Branches, a three day networking event, brought to you by the organization that puts on both NetFinance and Future Stores, will explore how financial institutions are capitalizing on their physical spaces by revamping in-store technology, revitalizing their front line associates and reimagining branch processes to meet the ever-changing demands of their customers.
                                                
    Download the attendee list now to see who will be on site at Future Branches 2016. Updated on 10/21/16.
  • The DirectorThe Director's Report: Future Branches 2016

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    The retail banking industry is facing significant changes with the advent of online and digital banking. The vast majority of money transactions such as deposits,withdrawals, transfers, credit card payments, etc. (which traditionally occurred in the branch) are now taking place online. This has lead to the question, “Is the branch dead?” The answer to this question is no, but it is changing. Banks are transforming their branches from transaction hubs to spaces where customers can go for complex banking issues, and especially where they can purchase new banking products like loans and investments. While transactions are declining in branch, the branch remains the place where the most revenue is generated, so it remains an important channel that just needs an update to remain relevant. While there is a customer experience part to this, it is more about sales and revenue generation. There is a lot of pressure from the most senior-level at the banks to lower the costs of operating the branches and raise the revenue generated from them.