About CAST

CAST [Center for Applied Strategy] provides management consulting services to companies within the financial services industry.  The phrase ‘Applied Strategy’ embedded in our name captures a cornerstone principle of the firm; providing the highest quality of service, customized to each client, resulting in significant and tangible bottom-line performance improvement.


Fresh Perspectives

CAST Director Published in BAI Banking Strategies (4/15/2014) - On April 15, 2014, BAI Banking Strategies published "Keys to Successful Multichannel Optimization," an article authored by Chris Caulfield, a Director at CAST Management Consultants. In the article, Mr. Caulfield outlines the core objectives that are integral to implementing a successful multichannel strategy, and explores how developing and executing a strategy requires foundational data to ensure that the strategy aligns with channel capabilities, customer preferences, and the bank’s overall strategy and brand promise...
New Principals in CAST’s Executive Leadership Team (1/22/2014) - The CAST Principal group is pleased to announce that David Ash, Michael McFarland, and Stephanie Nuruki have been named principals. “We are thrilled to have them as part of the Executive Leadership team. .."

News and Events

CASTing an Eye on Banking Newsletter – July 21, 2014 (7/21/2014) - ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT: "Yellen: Labor Market Healing But Economy Still Needs Fed Support’" - Yellen: Labor Market Healing But Economy Still Needs Fed Support Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Tuesday said the U.S. labor market is healing but still needs support from the nation’s central bank...
CASTing an Eye on Wealth Management Newsletter – July 21, 2014 (7/21/2014) - INDUSTRY TRENDS: "Banks Reap Harvest Of Cloudy US Economy" - Bank results are on a roll, and it's picking up speed. On Wednesday, Bank of America's earnings were a bit light, yet they still managed to vault over Wall Street's bar. On a related note, PNC Bank, US Bancorp, and even Northern Trust were all better than expected...

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CAST Management Consultants
700 S. Flower St., Ste. 1900
Los Angeles, CA 90017
(213) 614-8066