America's new energy boom has created an opportunity for select banks to generate more fee revenue through their trust departments.

The opening comes from managing royalty rights held by the owners of oil- and gas-producing properties. Recent technological advances in hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, and horizontal drilling have led to a dramatic surge in the U.S. production of oil and natural gas.

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