March 4, 2024

Iowa Bankers Help Iowa PBS Raise Over $21,000 at Annual Pledge Drive

JOHNSTON, IOWA (March 4, 2024) — Twelve bankers from across the state helped kick off Iowa PBS’ annual pledge drive, known as Festival, which continues through March 11. Volunteers answered pledge…

March 4, 2024

Iowa Bankers Association Presents Five Student Athlete Achievement Awards at Iowa High School Girls Basketball State Tournament

DES MOINES, IOWA (March 4, 2024) — Five Iowa high school seniors received a 2024 Iowa Bankers Association Student Athlete Achievement Award during the Iowa High School Girls Basketball State Tournament championships on March 1-2…

February 19, 2024

Wyatt Vlasek Receives 2024 Iowa Bankers Association Student Athlete Achievement Award for Boys Wrestling

JOHNSTON, IOWA (Feb. 19, 2024) — Each year, the Iowa Bankers Association presents the Student Athlete Achievement Award to student-athletes who excel not only in athletics, but also scholastically and in their communities. Wyatt Vlasek,…

February 5, 2024

Tatum Shepherd Receives IBA Student Athlete Achievement Award for Girls Wrestling

JOHNSTON, IOWA (Feb. 5, 2024) — Each year, the Iowa Bankers Association presents the Student Athlete Achievement Award to student-athletes who excel not only in athletics, but also scholastically and in their communities. Tatum Shepherd,…

November 30, 2023

FDIC Data: Iowa Banks Remain Resilient Under Economic Pressure in Q3

Iowa-chartered banks see loan growth and steady deposit levels in third quarter despite continued economic uncertainty JOHNSTON, IOWA (Nov. 30, 2023) — Data released Wednesday by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. showed the nation’s banking…

November 21, 2023

Iowa Bankers Association Presents Seven High School Football Players With 2023 Student Athlete Achievement Awards

JOHNSTON, IOWA (Nov. 20, 2023) — Seven Iowa high school seniors received a 2023 Iowa Bankers Association Student Athlete Achievement Award during the Iowa high school state football championships held Nov. 16-17 in Cedar Falls.

September 20, 2023

Iowa Bankers Association Honors Dave Nelson with Leach Leadership Award

JOHNSTON, Iowa (Sept. 19, 2023) — The Iowa Bankers Association presented West Bank Chairman and CEO Dave Nelson with the 2023 James A. Leach Leadership Award on Tuesday during the Iowa Bankers Association…

September 20, 2023

Iowa Bankers Association Announces 2023-24 Leadership

JOHNSTON, Iowa (Sept. 19, 2023) — The Iowa Bankers Association recently elected officers and directors to serve on its 2023-24 board of directors. These leaders assumed their roles during the IBA Annual Convention, held Sept.

September 20, 2023

Iowa Bankers Association Names Sen. Waylon Brown Legislator of the Year

JOHNSTON, Iowa (Sept. 19) – The Iowa Bankers Association is proud to announce it recently presented Iowa Sen. Waylon Brown (R-Osage) with its 2023 IBA Legislator of the Year award. The IBA created the award…

September 12, 2023

FDIC Data: Iowa Banks Remain Strong in Q2

Iowa-chartered banks remain strong despite economic uncertainty and inflationary pressures JOHNSTON, IOWA (Sept. 8, 2023) — Despite Federal Reserve efforts to slow economic growth to lower inflationary pressures, the banking industry continues to produce favorable…

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