Press Releases

ICBA Promotes Sherry Larson to SVP, Controller

Apr 18, 2019

ICBA announced the promotion of Sherry Larson to senior vice president and controller and the hire of Krista Royal who joins the organization as vice president of tax and financial analysis.

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Media Advisory: ICBA Capital Summit April 28 – May 1

Apr 17, 2019

The nation’s community bankers will be in town April 28-May 1 for the 2019 ICBA Capital Summit.

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Independent Banker


Small Biz Remains Smitten with Community Banks: Fed

Apr 22, 2019

Small-business loan applicants continued to be the more satisfied with community banks than any other type of lenders, according to the latest credit survey from the 12 Federal Reserve Banks.

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ICBA, Farm Groups Urge Congress to Pass Disaster Aid

Apr 22, 2019

ICBA and dozens of farm organizations sent a letter to the White House and congressional leaders urging quick passage of disaster aid to assist producers and others affected by recent Midwestern flooding and other disasters.

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First-Quarter Call Reports Due April 30

Apr 22, 2019

Call reports for the March 31 report date are due to the regulatory agencies’ Central Data Repository by Tuesday, April 30.

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Main Street Matters Blog

  • How Community Bankers Support Financial Literacy in the U.S.

    Apr 17, 2019
    Nearly two-thirds of all Americans could not pass a five-question financial literacy test on everyday economic topics, a stat that community banks are striving to reverse by working within their communities to improve financial literacy.
  • Wall Street Numbers Still Not Adding Up

    Apr 09, 2019
    Ahead of Wednesday’s House Financial Services Committee, the megabanks are working to bolster their reputations by picking and choosing which data best fits their narrative—leading to skewed articles focused on low- and moderate-income communities and consumer sentiment.

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Marketing Toolkit

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.

Featured Events

Tax Reform Community Banks
April 28 - May 01, 2019
May 01, 2019
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.
May 22 - May 23, 2019
May 23, 2019
Community Bank Human Resources Seminar- IN
Event Type: Seminar/Institutes
Indianapolis, IN
October 06 - October 09, 2019
October 09, 2019
Credit Analyst Institute* - MN
Event Type: Seminar/Institutes
Minneapolis, MN

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