SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives voted 258-159 to approve, S. 2155, the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act. The bill, which passed the U.S. Senate in March on a strong bipartisan vote of 67-31 and now advances to the president for his signature, is designed to right-size banking regulations to allow banks to better serve their customers and their communities, while maintaining appropriate safety and soundness controls.
SACRAMENTO —The Western Independent Bankers (WIB), a division of the Western Bankers Association, announced today the recipients of the 2018 Banker and Bank of the Year Awards to Tony Kallingal, regional market president of Scott Valley Bank, and Mohave State Bank, respectively. The announcement was made at the association’s Annual Conference in Kauai, HI, which hosted a record-breaking audience of bank presidents, senior officers, and directors.
SACRAMENTO — The Western Independent Bankers (WIB), a division of the Western Bankers Association (WBA), announced today that SavvyMoney was voted the Best in Show winner from a selection of fintech presenters attending the Fintech Showcase featured at WIB’s Annual Conference in Kauai, HI. This cutting-edge showcase was created to address the unique questions and concerns bankers experience when navigating the intersection of technology and financial services.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The California Bankers Association, a division of the Western Bankers Association, today announced that Jim Lokey was honored as the CBA’s Distinguished Banker of the Year. Lokey was officially recognized at the WBA’s annual conference held last week.
SACRAMENTO – The Western Bankers Association (WBA) today announced that Debbie Skinner, EVP and chief administrative officer of Farmers & Merchants Bank of Central California (F&M Bank), will serve as the 2018-2019 chair of the board of directors. Skinner, who has been a member of the board since 2015, was officially elected at the WBA’s annual conference held last week.
The WBA, in partnership with the Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco, has officially launched its social impact awareness campaign designed to share with public the tremendous impact our member banks have in the communities they serve. The focal point of the campaign is the creation of a series of regionally focused videos designed to highlight these efforts and showcase the positive impact.
SACRAMENTO, CA November 15, 2017 – Members of the California Bankers Association (CBA) play a critical role in supporting California’s local communities and their economies. In a 2017 CBA Community Relations Survey, banks shared their dedication to giving back to their communities by hosting local events, funding scholarship programs and supporting many philanthropic endeavors. In total, responding CBA member banks across California donated nearly $82 million last year.
SACRAMENTO — The California Bankers Association (CBA), one of the largest state banking trade associations, has entered a new strategic partnership with Data Center Inc. (DCI), the privately-owned developer of iCore360® core banking software and related technologies, to be the association’s endorsed core technology provider for its members. DCI is the latest addition among CBA’s list of strategic partners in several banking-related service categories, but the endorsement of a core technology provider is a first for the CBA.
SACRAMENTO — The California Bankers Association (CBA), one of the largest state banking trade associations, and Merchant e-Solutions (MeS), a Cielo Company and full-service merchant processor and acquirer, have announced the launch of a new strategic partnership.
SACRAMENTO – The California Bankers Association (CBA) today announced that Tom Shaffer, president of 1867 Western Financial Corp., based in Stockton, has been nominated to serve on the American Bankers Association (ABA) 2013-2016 board of directors. The ABA’s nominating committee recently announced its official slate for election at the association’s annual convention to be held in New Orleans, October 19-22.
SACRAMENTO — The California Bankers Association (CBA), one of the largest state banking trade associations, and Diebold, Incorporated (NYSE:DBD), a global leader offering integrated self-service, security, software and service solutions, have entered a new strategic endorsement partnership to offer CBA members their customized security products.
SACRAMENTO — The California Bankers Association (CBA), one of the largest state banking trade associations, and LTC Partners & Insurance Services, LLC, one of California’s largest long-term care insurance agencies, entered into a new endorsed strategic partnership to offer CBA members their superior long term care benefits solutions.