ICBA Urges Washington to ‘Wake Up’ and Address Credit Union Risk

Washington, D.C (Oct. 21, 2019)—The Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA) today launched a nationwide campaign calling on policymakers and the public to “Wake Up” to the risky practices, costly tax subsidies, and irresponsibly lax oversight of the nation’s credit unions. ICBA’s “Wake Up” campaign will encourage policymakers to open their eyes to the growing […]

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Ryan J. Wieman to Lead Breakout Session on Land and Equipment Values

According to the USDA, net farm income (a broad measure of profits) is forecast to increase $4.0 billion (4.8 percent) to $88.0 billion in 2019, after increasing in both 2017 and 2018. How will this market shift impact the values of land and farm equipment, and producers’ buying behavior? Ryan J. Wieman of Wieman Land […]

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First Dakota National Bank’s Larry Ness to be Recognized at SDSU Hobo Days Celebration

Larry Ness of First Dakota National Bank – Yankton is set to be recognized for his philanthropic endeavors this weekend at the South Dakota State University Hobo Days Celebration. Ness, a Sinai native and a 1963 Brookings High School graduate, earned a degree in economics, is chief executive officer of First Dakota National Bank and […]

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Mike Sonne to Present on Risk Management at Eye on Agriculture

We are excited to have Mike Sonne of Swenson Investments and Commodities lead one of our breakout sessions at our upcoming fall conference Eye on Agriculture (register here!). Sonne will be presenting “Why it is Important for Bankers to Understand Risk Management”. Mike Sonne holds a finance degree from Dakota State University (’05) and a […]

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André G. Herrera of Hypur, Inc. to Present on Financial Considerations of Hemp and Cannabis Banking

Cannabis banking is a hot and controversial topic in the banking industry. André Herrera of Hypur, Inc. will be joining our fall conference to discuss the financial considerations of hemp and cannabis banking. André is Chief Compliance Officer at Hypur, Inc. where he leads Hypur’s collaboration with financial institutions on compliance and regulatory issues. Previously, he […]

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