TITLE

Investing to Keep From Having to Spend

AUTHOR(S)
Sisk, Michael
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Bank Technology News;Oct2003, Vol. 16 Issue 10, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the benefits of investments made by U.S. commercial banks on information technology. Details of the benefits derived from the investment; Major reason that influenced commercial banks to invest in information technology; Enthusiasm shown by banks regarding expenditures in information technology as a form of cost saving measure.
ACCESSION #
11018421

 

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