Believe In Banking Podcast: Episode #20

Sean and Gina discuss the current state of the banking industry and the rise in global merger and acquisition activity in 2020, despite more sluggish deal-making domestically. Through 2021 as M&A picks up in the U.S., they expect that more strategic partnerships and joint ventures to solve for particular operational pain-points. They also address new data that sheds light on consumer financial planning post-COVID that presents banking with opportunity, including the one-third to half of consumers who are opening new accounts in 2021 and the number of people visiting the branch for in-person consultation.