If you have trouble viewing this email, read the online version.

News & Announcements
Find Out Who Won the Main Street Holiday Contest!
Today is the day! Visit ICBA's Facebook page to see which community bank-submitted hometown holiday photo was selected as the winner of ICBA's Main Street Holiday Contest.

Community banks were invited to send ICBA festive photographs of their communities decked out for the holiday season. The photo with the most likes will win a $300 donation to a local charity in their area!


* Voting ends at 9 a.m. (Eastern time) today! If you're reading this before 9 a.m. it's not too late to cast your vote!

More Information:  Visit ICBA's Facebook page at noon (Eastern time) to find out who won!.


News & Announcements
Read the December Issue of BankInsurance.com News
In the December issue of BankInsurance.com News from Michael White Associates: Wealth management income at banks keeps climbing. And while banks with less than $500 million in assets saw a 3.9 percent rise in bank insurance earnings, some supersized bank holding companies’ performance drove overall industry results lower. Plus, insurer Ameritas Life exits banking; and traditional banking powerhouse Wells Fargo Insurance named North America's best insurance broker.

More Information:
Read the December issue of BankInsurance.com News.


ICBA Member Access is sponsored by March Networks: Need a complete video surveillance solution that’s always reliable and easily managed and can help you cut fraudulent losses in half? Look no further than March Networks financial solutions—proven in more than 450 banks and credit unions worldwide. Visit us online and download our Financial Solutions white paper to learn more. 


Products & Services
Compliance Check Up
ICBA's Compliance Check Up
includes checklists for deposits, lending, administrative and IT/tech/security regulations.

Use the interactive CD-Rom to determine how well your compliance program is meeting requirements. You can:

  • Determine the effectiveness of training;
  • Evaluate the strengths of your compliance program; and
  • Save time in creating reports for your Board and Management.
The program features:
  • An expanded section for notes and comments;
  • A summary report including a "Yes to No" response ratio; and
  • A tally of the Yes, No, and N/A responses.
The CD-Rom requires Microsoft Office version 2007 or newer.

More Information: Learn more about ICBA's Compliance Manuals.


Education
ICBA Releases 2014 Education Catalog
ICBA is pleased to offer a variety of courses tailored to meet the needs of community bankers and community bank directors. This month, ICBA released its education catalog for 2014. The comprehensive guide lists certification programs, instructor-led seminars, audio conferences, online training opportunities, plus an array of resources and tools that focus on topics like compliance, strategic planning and more.

More Information: Download ICBA's 2014 Education catalog or visit ICBA Education on the web.


Education

Online Training Bundles
ICBA Bundles get you unlimited bank wide access to 50 online courses for the incredible price of $99. Our bundles cover three areas vital to the success of any community bank: Bank Specific Compliance, General Compliance and Business Skills. Buy all three bundles and create a 150 course online library!

ICBA Education offers the following bundles:
  • Bank Specific Compliance;
  • General Compliance; and
  • Business Skills.
More Information: Learn more about ICBA's online training modules.


Convention

CEO Compliance Review Seminar Slated for 2014 Convention
ICBA will feature a new CEO compliance seminar at the upcoming ICBA Community Banking Live 2014 convention in Hawaii. CEO Compliance Review is a lively new workshop addressing what CEOs need to know to manage their compliance officer function, to navigate examinations, and to make compliance product and service selections and refinements. 

Attendees must be registered for ICBA Community Banking Live 2014, which is scheduled for March 2-6 at the Hilton Hawaiian Village in Honolulu.

Register today for the convention to qualify for a $300 early-bird discount.

More Information: Learn more about the seminar. Learn more about the Convention.




Sponsored By

You are receiving this e-mail because you are a member of ICBA or you registered to receive it. To manage your email preferences or to unsubscribe click here.

ICBA | 1615 L Street NW, Suite 900 | Washington DC 20036 | info@icba.org | (202) 659-8111 | (800) 422-8439
All contents copyright 2012 Independent Community Bankers of America. All rights reserved. Privacy Statement