Entries by Trent Wright

Crapo, Idahoans Highlight Concerns with IRS Bank Reporting Scheme

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 14, 2021 Crapo, Idahoans Highlight Concerns with IRS Bank Reporting Scheme Participants discuss privacy, other concerns in roundtable discussion BOISE–Idaho’s U.S. Senator Mike Crapo, Ranking Member of the Senate Finance Committee, joined Idaho leaders, concerned constituents, and business and financial leaders for a roundtable discussion on a proposal to create a […]

Idaho Bankers Association Announces the Launch of Virtual Human Resources Committee

9.23.21 Idaho Bankers Association Announces the Launch of Virtual Human Resources Committee The IBA Human Resources Committee is a new IBA member networking opportunity for HR heads, directors and managers of banking institutions or their designates. Offered exclusively to IBA members, it is a unique opportunity to learn about the banking industry and the latest […]

IBA’s Washington DC Update for Sept. 8, 2021

IBA ABA Virtual Washington Fly-in Information – Sept. 27-29 We’re excited to announce that registration in now open for the Virtual Washington Fly-In this September 27-29. We kick things off with an ABA briefing and meetings have been confirmed with the FDIC, OCC, FinCEN and the Federal Reserve Board. We expect to confirm the CFPB […]

IBA’s Washington DC Update for July 30, 2021

Consumer Credit Applications Return to Pre-Pandemic Levels Consumer credit applications, including for mortgages, car loans and credit cards, have mainly returned to pre-pandemic levels, according to a report from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. New mortgage applications saw an initial decrease but were still above usual levels by May 2020 and remained so 12 months […]

Consumer Credit Applications Return to Pre-Pandemic Levels

Published on July 30, 2021 by BankBeat https://bankbeat.biz/consumer-credit-applications-return-to-pre-pandemic-levels Consumer credit applications, including for mortgages, car loans and credit cards, have mainly returned to pre-pandemic levels, according to a report from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. New mortgage applications saw an initial decrease but were still above usual levels by May 2020 and remained so 12 […]

Idaho Nevada Bankers Associations’ (hybrid) Annual Convention

June 28-30, 2021 in McCall, Idaho – Registration is Open The Idaho and Nevada Bankers Associations have teamed up to bring a special program to bankers across the region, focusing on current issues, public policy and government relations – all with plenty of networking opportunities. The banking industry needs a unified voice now more than […]

Idaho Banks Receive $7,360 in Distributions from American Bankers Mutual Insurance, Ltd. $91.3 million has been declared in total distributions since 1991.

BERMUDA February 15, 2021: American Bankers Mutual Insurance, Ltd., the reinsurer for the directors and officers (D&O), bond and cyber insurance program co-endorsed by American Bankers Association (ABA) and Idaho Bankers Association (IBA), declared a $2.5 million distribution to be shared by qualified ABA member banks insured through ABA Insurance Services, a member of Great […]

Tactics for Navigating Tectonic Shifts in Liquidity

Scott Hildenbrand Managing Director Head of Balance Sheet Analysis and Strategy Head of Piper Sandler Hedging Services This year has presented bank management teams with a multitude of issues to juggle, many of which seemingly pull in opposing directions, and most of which were not firmly on the radar to start the year. Such is […]

Speak up to Support PPP Forgiveness Standalone Bill

Advocacy Opportunity – Congress seems to be at an impasse for now on a coronavirus relief bill, so we’re asking IBA members to engage with your member of Congress to support a standalone bill to streamline PPP forgiveness. There are bills in the House and Senate for consideration, H.R. 7777 and S.4117. The bipartisan bills […]