Press Releases

ICBA Endorses Miki Bowman for Fed Governor

Apr 16, 2018

ICBA today thanked President Donald Trump for nominating Kansas Bank Commissioner Michelle “Miki” Bowman for the Federal Reserve Board. Bowman would fill the ICBA-advocated position dedicated to individuals with experience in community banking.

  • Press Release

Community Bankers Storm Washington for ICBA Capital Summit

Apr 9, 2018

Community bankers from across the nation are in Washington this week to advocate immediate passage of meaningful regulatory relief as part of ICBA's 2018 Capital Summit.

  • Press Release

IB Magazine


ICBA Seeks Delay in Beneficial Ownership Rule

Apr 23, 2018

ICBA requested a one-year delay in the implementation of the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network’s final beneficial ownership and customer due diligence rule.

  • NewsWatch Today Article

FCC Proposes Phone Number Reassignment Database

Apr 23, 2018

The Federal Communications Commission proposed a rule change to establish one or more databases that would provide callers with information on potential phone number reassignments.

  • NewsWatch Today Article

SunTrust Ex-Employee Might Have Exposed Data on 1.5M Customers

Apr 23, 2018

SunTrust Banks said a former employee might have stolen information on roughly 1.5 million customers and shared it with a criminal third party.

  • NewsWatch Today Article

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Marketing Resources for Community Banks

April is Community Banking Month!

The ICBA 2018 Marketing & Communications Toolkit provides members with exclusive resources that will help community banks leverage local media and traditional and digital channels. The toolkit includes:

  • Media relations best practices and interview tips 
  • Customizable social media posts and images
  • Content editorial calendar with ideas, tweets and important dates
Use these tools and more Community Banking Month resources to promote your bank!

Nominate Your Bank for the Community Bank Service Awards!

Get the recognition your bank deserves by nominating your bank for the Community Bank Service Awards. Nominations end April 30!

Featured Events

April 26 - April 26, 2018
April 26, 2018
Webinar: Beneficial Ownership
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May 01 - May 01, 2018
May 01, 2018
Webinar: Preparing Your Bank for the Future through Succession Planning
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