Community Banking News

  • Treasury’s Mnuchin Backs Key Reg Relief Bill

    Apr 27, 2017
    Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin released a statement expressing support for House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling’s (R-Texas) Financial CHOICE Act.
  • Reg Relief Debate Launches with CHOICE Act Hearing

    Apr 26, 2017
    The House Financial Services Committee kicked off discussion of Chairman Jeb Hensarling’s (R-Texas) Financial CHOICE Act with a hearing on the comprehensive financial reform bill.
  • ICBA Commends State Regulators for OCC Fintech Lawsuit

    Apr 26, 2017
    The Conference of State Bank Supervisors filed a lawsuit against the Office of the Comptroller of Currency over the agency’s proposal to grant special-purpose national bank charters to financial technology companies.
  • ICBA-Advocated CLEAR Relief Act Introduced

    Apr 26, 2017
    ICBA-advocated legislation advancing comprehensive regulatory relief for community banks was introduced by House Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit Chairman Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-Mo.).

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.

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2017 ICBA Capital Summit
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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
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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.