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Industry News

May 25, 2016
The Indiana Office of Technology reports that an Indiana healthcare firm recently fell victim to a ransomware attack,...
May 24, 2016
FS-ISAC is hosting a complimentary incident-response exercise for financial institutions. Cyberattack Against Payment...
May 20, 2016
In this age of instantaneous information distribution, it may seem incongruous that this week’s biggest market-moving news...


May 27, 2016

The Legislative Council on Wednesday assigned topics for the General Assembly to study during the legislative interim. The council includes...

May 27, 2016

State Sen. Michael Delph (R-Carmel) chaired the second meeting of six total scheduled of the Senate Select Committee on Immigration Issues. The...

May 27, 2016

The House Appropriations subcommittee on financial services passed its fiscal year 2017 spending bill on Wednesday. The bill would reform the...

Upcoming Education / Events

ICBA Seeks Service Award Nominations

The Independent Community Bankers of America is seeking nominations for the 2016 National Community Bank Service Awards, recognizing the efforts of community banks and their employees to sustain and improve their communities. Entry is free for all community banks, and multiple entries are encouraged. Award recipients will be featured in the August issue of ICBA Independent Banker magazine and receive a donation from ICBA to use toward future community service efforts. Submit nominations by June 1.

ABA Invites Entries for Community Awards

The American Bankers Association invites entries for the 2016 Community Commitment Awards, which recognize and promote the role banks play in their communities. The awards, open to banks of all asset sizes and charters, celebrate financial institutions that have demonstrated noteworthy corporate social responsibility. Winners will be honored in a ceremony during ABA’s Annual Convention in Nashville in October. Submit entries by July 1.

New IBA Preferred Service Provider Announced

Financial Forms & Systems Inc. (FF&S) of Noblesville, Indiana, has been approved as the new PSP for office supplies, as well as printed materials and promotional items. This opportunity will be available to banks and associate members. FF&S works primarily with banks and understands the unique needs of the industry. With a strong Indiana sales team, the company focuses on being flexible and creative in meeting the needs of its clients at a scale that makes sense for each institution.

In This Issue

May 02, 2016
The May Hoosier Banker Digital is now available and features Gene Miles, president and CEO of First Farmers Bank and Trust...

Products / Services

This month the Indiana Bankers Association is highlighting the following Preferred Service Providers, and trust you will consider these PSPs when looking for related products or services.


Trent Dahlstrom, 765-649-4888

FF&S is a consulting firm specializing in enterprise business materials management. We...

The 2016 IBA Financial Institutions Compensation Survey is Open!

For more than 30 years, more than 300 banks have participated in the annual Crowe Horwath LLP financial institutions compensation survey. This survey provides valuable compensation-focused benchmarking data and is designed to provide the information financial institutions need when making critical decisions about compensation, human resources, and benefits. The survey closes June 15, 2016