Community Banking News

  • Durbin Amendment Harms Worsening Over Time: Study

    Apr 25, 2017
    The adverse consequences of Durbin amendment price controls on debit card interchange have solidified or worsened over time, according to a new International Center for Law & Economics study.
  • ICBA Backs Financial CHOICE Act

    Apr 25, 2017
    ICBA expressed its support for the Financial CHOICE Act of 2017, which includes many provisions in ICBA’s pro-growth Plan for Prosperity regulatory relief platform.
  • ICBA to Congress: Reign in PACE Loans

    Apr 24, 2017
    ICBA and nearly 30 other trade associations expressed strong support for recently introduced legislation that would apply important consumer protection requirements to Property Assessed Clean Energy loans.
  • Deadlines Extended in Home Depot Breach Suit

    Apr 21, 2017
    The judge in the Home Depot class-action lawsuit extended deadlines for financial institutions affected by its 2014 data breach.

Press Releases

  • ICBA Statement on CSBS Lawsuit Against OCC

    Apr 26, 2017
    ICBA President and CEO Camden R. Fine issued a statement on the Conference of State Bank Supervisors lawsuit against the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.
  • ICBA Supports CLEAR Relief Act to Promote Economic Growth

    Apr 26, 2017
    The ICBA expressed strong support for comprehensive legislation to help community banks promote economic and job growth by relieving them of unnecessary regulatory burdens. The Community Lending Enhancement and Regulatory (CLEAR) Relief Act, introduced by Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-Mo.), includes several provisions from ICBA’s pro-growth Plan for Prosperity regulatory relief platform.
  • Oregon Bankers Association Endorses ICBA Securities

    Apr 26, 2017
    ICBA Securities® Inc., the broker-dealer subsidiary of the ICBA, has received the endorsement of the Oregon Bankers Association through its wholly owned subsidiary Synergy by Association.

Featured Events

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April 30 - May 03, 2017
May 03, 2017
2017 ICBA Capital Summit
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April 27 - April 27, 2017
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CFO & Financial Officers Forum - CA
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Auditing Institute (Week Two)* - MO
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05/01/17
ICBA Member: $2,295*
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Auditing Institute (Week One)* - MN
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09/11/17
ICBA Member: $2,295*
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Auditing Institute (Week Two)* - MN
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09/18/17
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May 01 - May 05, 2017
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Auditing Institute (Week Two)* - MO
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Executive C-Suite Training, Auditing Certification, Auditing
Kansas City
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MO
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Auditing Institute (Week One)* - MO
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Location: 
MO
04/24/17
ICBA Member: $2,295*
Non-Member: $3,495*
Nonbanker: $3,895*
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Auditing Institute (Week One)* - MN
Event Type: 
Seminar/Institutes

Location: 
MN
09/11/17
ICBA Member: $2,295*
Non-Member: $3,495*
Nonbanker: $3,895*
*Testing fee not included
Auditing Institute (Week Two)* - MN
Event Type: 
Seminar/Institutes

Location: 
MN
09/18/17
ICBA Member: $2,295*
Non-Member: $3,495*
Nonbanker: $3,895*
*Testing fee not included

Cam Fine's Blog: Finer Points

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  • White House Shows Commitment to Community Banks

    Mar 22, 2017
    As much as I enjoyed being with my fellow community bankers in San Antonio last week at ICBA’s national convention, it was nice to get back to Washington to advance the cause of community banking.
  • Conventional Wisdom

    Feb 27, 2017
    What do community banks have in common with astronauts, fighter pilots and football stars? At next month’s ICBA Community Banking LIVE® national convention, community bankers from across the nation will get to see for themselves.

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Media Contacts

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Aleis Stokes
SVP, Media & Public Relations
Aleis.Stokes@icba.org
202-821-4457
@AleisStokes

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Nicole Swann
AVP, Communications,
202-821-4458
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Expert Bios

ICBA has several experts on staff who can discuss vital issues pertaining to our nation's Main Street community banks and the broader financial services sector. For more information about community banks, and to speak with one of ICBA staff experts, please contact Aleis Stokes, ICBA's senior vice president of media and public relations at 202-821-4457 or aleis.stokes@icba.org.