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Louisiana Banker Elected ICBA Chairman

Mar 21, 2019

Preston L. Kennedy, president and CEO of Zachary Bancshares Inc. in Zachary, La., was elected chairman of ICBA for 2019-20. His term begins March 22 at the conclusion of the ICBA LIVE® national convention in Nashville.

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ICBA Announces 2019-20 Executive Committee

Mar 21, 2019

ICBA today announced the election of its 2019-20 Executive Committee during the 2019 ICBA LIVE® national convention in Nashville.

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Trump to Nominate Moore for Fed

Mar 25, 2019

President Donald Trump said he will nominate Stephen Moore to serve on the Federal Reserve Board.

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Facebook Exposes Passwords to Its Employees

Mar 25, 2019

Facebook announced that hundreds of millions of user passwords were accessible to its staff for years.

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Reserve Bank Earnings Declines in 2018

Mar 25, 2019

The Federal Reserve Banks had 2018 earnings of approximately $63.1 billion, down roughly $17.6 billion from 2017, the Fed reported.

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Have you seen the Marketing & Communications Toolkit?

The ICBA 2019 Marketing and Communications Toolkit invites you to "Tell Your Story" throughout the year. It provides ICBA members like you with exclusive resources to help your community bank leverage local media along with traditional and digital marketing channels. Visit the page regularly for new content, ideas, how-to tutorials, webinars and social media events which are exclusively for ICBA members. Login required.

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March 31 - April 03, 2019
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Credit Analyst Institute* - FL
Event Type: Seminar/Institutes
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April 28 - May 01, 2019
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2019 ICBA Capital Summit
Event Type: Meeting
During the Capital Summit, community bankers from around the nation will meet with their members of Congress and federal financial regulators to discuss key issues, hear firsthand from financial and policy leaders, and influence the policy-making process.
October 06 - October 09, 2019
October 09, 2019
Credit Analyst Institute* - MN
Event Type: Seminar/Institutes
Minneapolis, MN

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