Banking IT-- Still Seeking Respect?January 21, 2011With Q4 financials coming out, it seems like top management at many banks still sees IT as a cost, rather than a strategic necessity.
First Tennessee Launches Mobile BankingAugust 16, 2010First Tennessee Bank ($26.3 billion in assets), a subsidiary of Memphis-based First Horizon National Corp., announced the launch of its mobile banking service Monday. The service allows customers to access the bank via SMS, mobile web browser or downloadab
In Channel Projects, Banks Look for Simpler SolutionsNovember 03, 2009In today's business environment, meeting customers' increasing service expectations is more important than ever. A comprehensive and seamless multichannel strategy -- one that includes the branch -- is critical for survival.
Supporting the Front LinesMarch 29, 2006First Tennessee Bank ($36.6 billion in assets), part of First Horizon National Corp., boasts that it has one of the highest customer retention rates of any U.S. bank.
Mergers & AcquisitionsSeptember 29, 2005Technology assets can be the drivers behind a merger or acquisition, and integrating systems post-merger often presents the biggest challenge to realizing the value of a deal. To navigate M&As successfully, banks must establish a plan and communicate it ac