Logo: Independent Community Bankers of America - ICBA The Nation's Voice for Community Banks (R)
Username:
Password:

Graphic: Arrow Forgot password?
Graphic: Arrow Request Login
Contact ICBA Site Map Search ICBA
ArrowICBA Home





Members Only = Access Restricted
Last update: 07/30/14

ICBA News Releases Archive

<< Back to articles by year

 

December 2005

DateTitle
19-Dec-05ICBA Applauds Passage of Gulf Region Tax Relief and Tax Technical Corrections
16-Dec-05Banking Trade Groups Call on Government to Examine NCUA Supervision of Credit Unions
16-Dec-05ICBA Applauds Congressional Call for Delay in Wal-Mart Application
15-Dec-05ICBA Applauds SEC Committee SOX Exemption Action; Urges SEC Adoption
15-Dec-05ICBA Commends House Panel for Passing New Louisiana Recovery Measure
14-Dec-05ICBA Members Participating in Insurance Program to Receive $2.2 Million Dividend
14-Dec-05ICBA Urges Farm Credit Administration to Modify Proposed Exit Requirements
14-Dec-05ICBA Urges Quick Congressional Passage of Deposit Insurance Reform Agreement
12-Dec-05ICBA Applauds Recommendation to Exempt Smaller Companies from SOX Section 404
12-Dec-05Affordability Challenges Housing Professionals
08-Dec-05ICBA Applauds House Passage of Key Tax and Hurricane Relief Measures

back to top

 

November 2005

DateTitle
22-Nov-05ICBA Bancard Promotes Nevels to Senior Vice President
18-Nov-05ICBA CEO Praises House for Clearing Strong FDIC Reform Measure
16-Nov-05ICBA Applauds House Panel for Passing H.R. 3505
15-Nov-05ICBA Urges Banking Agencies to Support Meaningful Burden Reduction Measures
14-Nov-05ICBA President Touts Success of Local Programs to Expand Homeownership
10-Nov-05ICBA Commends Senate Banking for Its Oversight of Basel Capital Accords
01-Nov-05ICBA Statement on Chairman Michael Oxley’s Announced Retirement from Congress
01-Nov-05ICBA Statement on FDIC Chairman Powell’s Move to Hurricane Recovery Post

back to top

 

October 2005

DateTitle
31-Oct-05ICBA Commends Tax Reform Panel For Tackling Difficult Task
31-Oct-05ICBA Chairman to Testify On Credit Union Tax-Exemption
27-Oct-05ICBA Urges SOX Reform for Community Banks
27-Oct-05ICBA Statement on House Financial Services Legislative Actions
26-Oct-05ICBA Statement on House Passage of GSE Bill
25-Oct-05ICBA Opposes Language in FCA Proposal
25-Oct-05ICBA Applauds Ways and Means Committee for Examining Credit Union Tax-Exemption
25-Oct-05ICBA Supports Improved GSE Regulation
24-Oct-05ICBA Applauds Rep. Baker’s Recovery Corporation Measure
24-Oct-05Bernanke Nomination: Independent Community Bankers of America Statement
21-Oct-05ICBA Congratulates Top Community Bankers for 2005
18-Oct-05ICBA Endorses Regulatory Relief Legislation
18-Oct-05Imaging Tops List of Technology for Community Banks
18-Oct-05ICBA Statement on Senate Action to Reform Bank Deposit Insurance
17-Oct-05ICBA Statement on Bankruptcy Law Taking Effect
14-Oct-05ICBA Commends FASB for Progress on Loan Sale Guidance; Urges Further Change
13-Oct-05Media Advisory: ICBA Chairman to Testify on Bank Regulatory Relief
12-Oct-05ICBA Hires Two to Work with Congress and the Media
12-Oct-05ICBA Mortgage Celebrates 500th Program Participant
11-Oct-05Eight ICBA Bankers Are Among Top Women in Banking
07-Oct-05ICBA Applauds House Data Security Bill
06-Oct-05ICBA Concerned with SBA’s Disaster Efforts
06-Oct-05ICBA Supports Revising Basel I
05-Oct-05ICBA Endorses Hurricane Check Cashing Indemnification
04-Oct-05ICBA Applauds Revised Basel II Plan

back to top

 

September 2005

DateTitle
29-Sep-05ICBA Opposes Lower Capital Standards for Credit Unions
28-Sep-05ICBA Bancard Announces Remote Deposit for Community Banks
Relationship with Goldleaf Technologies Helps Banks Unlock Business Opportunities
28-Sep-05ICBA Commends Congressional Oversight of Basel Capital Rules
Community Banks Call for Studying Rules’ Impact on Their Business
28-Sep-05ICBA Bancard Announces Remote Deposit for Community Banks
27-Sep-05ICBA Partners with U.S. Treasury to Promote Direct Deposit
Direct Deposit Selection Called ‘Safest, Fastest’ Way to Receive Federal Payment
27-Sep-05ICBA Urges Targeted Tax Relief in Gulf Disaster Zone
Targeted Tax Incentives Are Vital To Rebuilding Devastated Areas
27-Sep-05Texas Community Banker Elected to Industry Board
26-Sep-05ICBA Praises Senate Small Business Katrina Measures
Senators Snowe, Kerry, Vitter and Landrieu Boost Beneficial SBA Loan Programs
26-Sep-05ICBA Hires Associate Director of State Relations
22-Sep-05ICBA Praises Beneficial Katrina Tax Relief Package
Tax Relief to Boost Employment For Small Businesses Lauded
22-Sep-05ICBA Applauds GAO Report On ILCs
GAO Adds Its Voice To Growing Concern Over Mixing Banking and Commerce
21-Sep-05ICBA Applauds SEC for Extending Small Filer Phase-in
Filing Extension Reduces Audit Costs For Community Banks
20-Sep-05ICBA Urges FDIC/SEC To Ease Bank Regulatory Burden
Raising Asset-Size Threshold Achieves Meaningful Relief For Community Banks
15-Sep-05ICBA Eyes Regional Preparedness and Recovery Plans
Contingency Plans Enable Community Banks To Reopen Quickly
09-Sep-05ICBA Forms Hurricane Katrina Task Force
National community banker panel one of several ongoing storm responses
08-Sep-05ICBA Presents Emergency Hurricane Proposals
Nearly 50 recommendations would help community banks aid recovery

back to top

 

August 2005

DateTitle
31-Aug-05ICBA, Powell Goldstein Urge Securities Law Reform for Community Banks
31-Aug-05ICBA Applauds Settlement in Texas Credit Union Case
30-Aug-05First State Bank Celebrates 125 Years
Bank was ICBA’s First Home
30-Aug-05ICBA Supports American Red Cross Hurricane Relief Efforts
Encourages Community Banks to Take Action
24-Aug-05Should Credit Unions Be Taxed?
New CRS Report Questions Tax Exempt Status
23-Aug-05Little Leaguer’s Dream Comes True
Hometown Community Bank Elects 12-Year-Old Honorary President
18-Aug-05ICBA Asks FDIC to Reject Wal-Mart Application
Requests a Public Hearing for Full Airing of Issues
18-Aug-05ICBA Commends Magistrate’s Decision in Texas Credit Union Case
17-Aug-05ICBA Reinsurance Elects New Officers
15-Aug-05New Survey: ICBA Rated Most Effective Advocate
11-Aug-05Wal-Mart Withholding ‘Essential Information’
ICBA and Coalition Object to Company’s FDIC Application
10-Aug-05America's Community Bankers, Independent Community Bankers of America Support Community Credit Union Suit Against NCUA
09-Aug-05ICBA Bancard Hires New Senior Vice President
05-Aug-05ICBA and Foreword Financial Sponsor Bank Card Conference
September Event Geared to Community Bank Executives
03-Aug-05Community Bankers Urge Closing of ILC Loophole
Wal-Mart’s Utah Application Requires Urgent Attention
02-Aug-05ICBA Names Industry Veteran to Head New Southwest Regional Office
01-Aug-05ICBA Praises Confirmations of New Banking Agency Chiefs

back to top

 

July 2005

DateTitle
29-Jul-05ICBA Statement on Senate GSE Reform
29-Jul-05ICBA Welcomes Introduction of Senate Deposit Insurance Bill
29-Jul-05ICBA Applauds Senate Introduction of Communities First Act
Proposal Offers Community Banks Regulatory and Tax Relief
28-Jul-05ICBA Praises Rep. Hensarling's Efforts to Reduce Bank Regulatory Burden
25-Jul-05Community Bankers Urge Senate to Focus GSE Reform on Safety and Soundness
20-Jul-05ICBA Statement on Wal-Mart’s Application for Utah ILC
19-Jul-05ICBA Applauds Revised CRA Rule
Calls Effort “Great First Step”
19-Jul-05ICBA Announces Promotions
Services Development Staff Members Recognized
19-Jul-05ICBA Applauds FDIC Proposal to Raise the Internal Control Threshold under FDICIA
18-Jul-05ICBA UNVEILS CHECK PRINTING SERVICES PROGRAM
Main Street Checks Offering Member Discounts, Superior Service
14-Jul-05ICBA Supports GSE Reform
Asks Senate to Adopt Bank Regulator Model
13-Jul-05ICBA Applauds Credit Union Charter Choice Act
Legislation Would Roll-Back NCUA Rules
06-Jul-05Homeownership Alliance Elects Camden Fine as New Chairman
05-Jul-05ICBA Speaks Out on Data Security

back to top

 

June 2005

DateTitle
30-Jun-05ICBA Asks Banking Agencies to Reject Modifications to Commercial Loan Classifications
30-Jun-05ICBA Applauds Effort to Update BSA Exam Procedures
30-Jun-05ICBA and Foreword Financial Partner For Community Banker Education
Five Joint Manager-Level Conferences Planned
22-Jun-05ICBA Announces Promotions and Changes
Staff Adjustments Part of Association’s Realignment
21-Jun-05Community Banker Urges Senate to Include H.R. 2061 Provisions in Regulatory Relief Bill
ICBA Chairman Says Banks Are Drowning in Paperwork
15-Jun-05ICBA Chief Economist Forecasts Housing Market Headed For Another Robust Year
Merski Says Home Prices to Cool
14-Jun-05Small Business Wins—SBA Loan Program Funding Restored in House
ICBA Praises Rep. Velázquez and 234 Members for Winning Amendment
14-Jun-05ICBA Supports Oxley-Frank Real Estate Powers Bill
Community Banks Could Better Serve their Communities
09-Jun-05ICBA Supports Agencies' Regulatory Relief Efforts
Reich's Recommendations a Good Start Toward Reducing Burden
07-Jun-05ICBA Praises Bipartisan Effort to Save Popular Small Business Program
Lawmakers Concerned About Access to Credit
07-Jun-05ICBA Backs Restored Funding for Popular Loan Program
Supports LaTourette and Velazquez Bipartisan Effort for 7(a) loan program
02-Jun-05ICBA Recognizes Top Performing Community Banks
Annual Listings Feature Top Member ROAs and ROEs
01-Jun-05ICBA Bancard/TCM Bank Ranks 23rd in U.S.
Community Banks Harnes Collective Power
01-Jun-05ICBA Welcomes New Fannie CEO Mudd
Strong Leadership Has Paved the Way for Fannie's Recovery

back to top

 

May 2005

DateTitle
25-May-05ICBA Calls Business Checking ILC Compromise Important First Step
25-May-05ICBA Statement on House GSE Bill Markup
24-May-05ICBA Testifies before FDIC on Rulemaking Petition to Preempt State Laws
Questions Whether Regulation is the Answer
24-May-05ICBA and Fannie Mae Renew Partnership: Community Banks Receive Enhanced Secondary Market Assistance
24-May-05ICBA Applauds Selection of Gilleran
New Seattle Federal Home Loan Bank Chief "Gutsy" Leader
24-May-05ICBA Supports GSE Reform
Urges Portfolio Limits Based on Only Safety and Soundness
23-May-05ICBA Joins Call to Enhance GSE Reform Bill
Coalition Proposes Amendment to H.R. 1461
19-May-05ICBA Testifies on Regulatory Relief at House Committee Hearing
Jorde Urges Adoption of Communities First Act Provisions
16-May-05ICBA Welcomes New Auditing Guidance
New PCAOB Guidance Would Reduce Costs of Audits
11-May-05ICBA: Basel II Capital Accord Should Be Delayed Until Impact Understood
More Study Needed, Viability of Community Banks at Risk
10-May-05ICBA Urges Streamlined CRA Exams
Reduced Regulation Would Spur Greater Community Development
09-May-05ICBA Celebrates 75th Anniversary Today
300 Community Bankers in D.C. Promoting Communities First Act
04-May-05Thirty-two State Groups Endorse Communities First Act
04-May-05ICBA Statement on Deposit Insurance Reform Legislation Passing the House
03-May-05ICBA-Backed Communities First Act Introduced by Rep. Ryun

back to top

 

April 2005

DateTitle
29-Apr-05ICBA Announces National Community Bank Service Award Winners
27-Apr-05ICBA Backs Bill to Bolster Small Business Financing
27-Apr-05Statement on John Reich Nomination as OTS Director
27-Apr-05ICBA Applauds Passage of Deposit Insurance Bill
20-Apr-05Tax-Exempt Credit Union Industry Warrants Congressional Scrutiny
20-Apr-05ICBA Cautions Congress on Rushing to Shorten Check-Hold Periods
19-Apr-05ICBA Supports GSE Reform, Cautions Against Too Much Power
18-Apr-05OTS Director Gilleran a "Gutsy" Public Leader, ICBA CEO Says
15-Apr-05As Tax Day Arrives, $655 Billion Credit Union Industry Still Exempt
14-Apr-05ICBA Commends Congress for Passing Bankruptcy Bill
13-Apr-05ICBA Applauds House Members for Vote on Permanent Estate Tax Relief
05-Apr-05ICBA Forms Alliance with American Red Cross
Community banks can serve as official Red Cross donation sites
05-Apr-05ICBA Urges Careful Consideration on GSE Reform
04-Apr-05ICBA Recommends Changes to Implementation of Sarbox Section 404
01-Apr-05ICBA Celebrates Community Banking Month

back to top

 

March 2005

DateTitle
31-Mar-05Consolidation of Banking Industry Jeopardizes Small Business Lending
New Studies Illustrate Importance of Community Banks
28-Mar-05ICBA Presses President's Tax Panel to Increase Savings
28-Mar-05ICBA to Fed: Eliminate Information Overload
18-Mar-05ICBA Thanks Lawmakers for Supporting Community Bank Role in Social Security Reform
16-Mar-05Community Bank Cardholder Wins Big
16-Mar-05ICBA Inks Agreement to Provide Training Resources
Select Search Publications Serves Community Banks
16-Mar-05Community Bank Cardholder Wins Big
10-Mar-05ICBA Elects New Officers
09-Mar-05ICBA National Convention Kicks Off 75th Anniversary Celebration
09-Mar-05Community Bankers Contribute to San Antonio Homeownership
09-Mar-05ICBA and SLFC Renew Contract
08-Mar-05ICBA Praises New Savings Legislation
08-Mar-05ICBA Enters Alliance with Promontory Interfinancial Network
08-Mar-05ICBA Immediate Past Chairman Named To SEC Advisory Committee
02-Mar-05ICBA Applauds Federal Reserve for Final Rule on Trust Preferred Securities
01-Mar-05Habitat for Humanity and ICBA To Launch 'Hammers Across America'

back to top

 

February 2005

DateTitle
28-Feb-05New Study Finds No Good Reason for $30 Billion Credit Union Tax Exemption
23-Feb-05ICBA Statement on FDIC/OCC Small Bank CRA Proposal
18-Feb-05ICBA Praises Senate Judiciary Committee for Passage of Bankruptcy Reform
17-Feb-05ICBA Praises Passage of Class Action Bill
17-Feb-05ICBA Praises Rep. Hulshof for Permanent Estate Tax Relief Effort
16-Feb-05ICBA Champions Bankruptcy Reform
15-Feb-05ICBA National Convention Kicks Off 75th Anniversary Celebration
10-Feb-05ICBA Testifies in Favor of Balanced Policy in Bankruptcy Reform
08-Feb-05ICBA Applauds Bush Budget for Promoting Individual Savings Options
08-Feb-05ICBA Voices Support for "Aggie Bonds" Bill
Legislation Would Help Beginning Farmers and Ranchers
01-Feb-05ICBA Executive Banking Institute Dates Set
01-Feb-05Independent Banker Names 2005 Rising Stars

back to top

 

January 2005

DateTitle
27-Jan-05ICBA Reinsurance Elects New Officers
26-Jan-05ICBA Bancard and Community Banks Rank as Power Players
26-Jan-05ICBA Applauds Rural Economic Investment Act
Legislation Would Help Rural Borrowers
25-Jan-05Longtime ICBA Seccurities President Retires
25-Jan-05ICBA Leader to Represent Community Banks on National Payments Board
25-Jan-05ICBA Names Industry Veteran to Head New Rocky Mountain Central Plains Office
24-Jan-05ICBA Strongly Supports OTS CRA Proposal
14-Jan-05ICBA Criticizes NCUA Disclosures for Credit Union Conversions
11-Jan-05ICBA Members Receive Dividend
11-Jan-05ICBA Hosts Electronic Payments Teleconference
07-Jan-05ICBA Applauds Formation of New Tax Panel

back to top

<< Back to articles by year

Back to Top






ArrowsPrintable version



Button: Share

All contents copyright 2014 Independent Community Bankers of America. All rights reserved.
Privacy Statement | Legal Notice