This month, ICBA pays tribute to community banks for their ongoing contributions throughout the COVID-19 pandemic in a new video series, which highlights the unmatched role community banks served in supporting their small business customers through the Paycheck Protection Program.
ICBA President and CEO Rebeca Romero Rainey reiterated calls for federal banking regulators to finalize their rules regarding “Capital Simplification for Qualifying Community Banks” and establish the Community Bank Leverage Ratio or CBLR at 8 percent rather than at 9 percent as proposed.
ICBA and 43 state banking associations wrote to House Congressional leadership urging them to move swiftly to schedule floor consideration of the Secure and Fair Enforcement Banking Act of 2019 (SAFE Banking Act, H.R. 1595).
ICBA and its payments services subsidiary ICBA Bancard today announced a Payment Executive Brief series designed specifically for community bank executives as they navigate the evolving digital payments landscape.
As Americans brace for Hurricane Dorian's landfall this weekend, ICBA reminds consumers of the importance of advanced planning to help alleviate financial concerns during a natural disaster or emergency.
ICBA today called on the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. to deny Rakuten Bank America’s federal deposit insurance application and impose an immediate moratorium on industrial loan company applications.
ICBA today announced it has extended its ICBA Preferred Service Provider agreement with PMA Funding, continuing a long relationship that provides community banks with a valuable service to manage their liquidity needs through stable, flexible funding alternatives.
ICBA today announced plans for a second ICBA ThinkTECH Accelerator in partnership with The Venture Center. The program will accept applications from early-stage and startup fintech hopefuls from Aug. 12 to Sept. 30.