BOK Financial in Oklahoma promotes insider to be next CEO

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CEO of Oklahoma's Credit Union to retire after 4 decades in charge

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Mark Kelly will step down next month as president and CEO of the Oklahoma City-based institution. Credit unions Career advancement Succession planning OklahomaHe will be succeeded by the credit union's executive vice president.


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MidFirst Bank Offers $300 Bonus In Arizona And Oklahoma


MidFirst Bank is offering a $300 bonus when opening a checking account to new customers in Arizona and Oklahoma now through 12/31/2021. Available online and in-branch

Oklahoma credit union to buy community bank

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Credit unions M&A Community banks OklahomaTinker Federal Credit Union's deal for Prime Bank in Edmond, Okla., is set to close later this year.

Oklahoma Accused Of Seeking Illegal Bank Account Access


The Oklahoma Department of Public Safety (DPS) is coming under fire for its alleged request for illegal access to consumer bank accounts. The ACLU of Oklahoma confirmed there are state records proving that the request for the capability was made to manufacturer ERAD Group. ” Security & Fraud aclu Oklahoma What's Hot

Bank7 expanding in Oklahoma with Watonga Bancshares deal

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TTCU donates $100,000 to Tulsa race massacre memorial

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BancFirst to buy Oklahoma bank dealing with regulatory issues

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The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency issued a prompt corrective action directive to First National Bank and Trust in January, requiring it to hire a forensic auditor and provide the OCC with access to documents and records. Compliance M&A Growth strategies

CFPB November 2016 complaint report highlights other financial services complaints, complaints from Oklahoma consumers

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The report also highlights complaints from consumers in Oklahoma and the Oklahoma City metro area. Findings regarding complaints from Oklahoma consumers include the following: As of November 1, 2016, approximately 7,700 complaints were submitted by Oklahoma consumers of which approximately 40 percent (about 3,100) were from Oklahoma City consumers. Barbara S. Mishkin.

Cornerstone League modifies branding

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The trade group representing credit unions in Arkansas, Texas and Oklahoma said the change is an attempt to better unify a variety of services the association offers. Arkansas Credit unions Marketing Texas Branding Oklahoma

Open Letter to the OCC: Make Real Innovation Possible

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Bitcoin Daily: OK Bill Would Create Blockchain Body; Central Asia Steps Up Crypto Mining; Crypto, RBI Case Back In Court


Oklahoma is committing to partner with innovative technology, help develop next-generation financial products, and safely grow unique technical and financial sectors in this state,” the bill said. .

MidFirst in Oklahoma City to Buy 1st Century in Los Angeles

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MidFirst Bank in Oklahoma City has agreed to buy 1st Century Bancshares in Los Angeles. breaking_news community-banking m-a ca ok dealmaking-strategy

Energy lenders brace for more losses

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Community bank enlists Coinbase, SAP to offer crypto

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Vast Bank in Oklahoma is one of the first to allow customers to purchase digital currencies, a market that has proved lucrative for fintechs. Digital banking Cryptocurrencies

Absentee-voting service at Okla. banks, credit unions extended

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Cornerstone Credit Union League Elections Election 2020 Credit unions Coronavirus Oklahoma Community banksA collaboration between the two industries to help voters cast absentee ballots has been approved to continue through the general election.

Community bank enlists Coinbase, SAP to offer crypto

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Vast Bank in Oklahoma is one of the first to allow customers to purchase digital currencies, a market that has proved lucrative for fintechs. Digital banking Cryptocurrencies

Sports Apparel Retailer Rally House Grows Brick-And-Mortar Footprint


Sporting apparel retailer Rally House is growing its brick-and-mortar presence by opening its first stores in Oklahoma and Indiana, according to announcements from the company. The Oklahoma store opened last week at the Penn Square Mall.

Rural U.S. states get larger share of PPP loans in latest round

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A rule change that allows farms with just one employee tap the Paycheck Protection Program means more pandemic relief funds are flowing into such states as Nebraska, Oklahoma, Wyoming and North Dakota.

Liberty National Bank (OK) Offers Rewards Checking Statewide


Liberty National Bank (Oklahoma) offers its competitive Kasasa Cash and Kasasa Cash Back accounts on a statewide basis through an online application

Vice President at the Bank of Laverne of Oklahoma Speaks to the President

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Digital lending fintech enters auto

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LAS VEGAS — Bank of Oklahoma has adopted Blend’s digital lending platform, the fintech announced at the 2019 Auto Finance Summit. Blend’s platform is designed to simplify user experience for the consumer to drive increases in completed online applications and funding rates. Blend’s technology uses verified data to eliminate steps and the passing around of documents,” said Olivia […]. Carousel Lending Premium Retail Banking Startups Auto Finance News Blend

Citizens Bank of Edmond's can-do CEO

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Necessity propelled Jill Castilla to shape Oklahoma bank into a modern community bank Management Duties CSuite Community Banking. 1Community Banking

2016 Innovators to Watch: 26 to 30

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CEO of a $250-million community bank in suburban Oklahoma City, Castilla is something of a sensation in the banking community, and with good reason. Jill Castilla, CEO, Citizens Bank of Edmond Chances are you’ve seen Jill Castilla on Twitter. (Or Or YouTube. Or at a banking conference.) Following her bank’s near-death Read More. Innovations 2016innovators innovator Innovators lists

Why surcharging remains controversial, even when most states allow it

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Oklahoma lawmakers' decision last month to drop the state's surcharging ban was yet another signal that U.S. merchants have the final say in whether to apply extra charges to credit card transactions to offset interchange fees.

Coronavirus Refunds: Jimmy Buffett Fans To Get Reimbursement Option For Tour


Jimmy Buffett and The Coral Reefer Band said they were not able to reschedule dates for their concerts at Chicago, Illinois’ United Center; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma’s Chesapeake Energy Arena; and Mountain View, California’s Shoreline Amphitheatre.

23 Things Banks & Credit Unions Say on Twitter

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Social Media Oklahoma Employees Silicon Valley TD Bank TDECU Twitter US Bank What do financial institutions have to tweet about? How do the most active financial institutions on Twitter keep their tweet streams fresh?

BOK seizes opportunity to finance nursing home M&A

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The coronavirus pandemic has spurred more private buyers to acquire senior care homes, and the Oklahoma lender is eager to back them. Skilled nursing facilities Earnings BOK Financial Commercial lending Growth strategies

Walmart, Instacart Partner On Same-Day Delivery To Battle Amazon’s Whole Foods


The service is being tested in four California and Oklahoma markets and solidifies the San Francisco-based grocery delivery and pickup service in the U.S. Walmart Inc. and Instacart have teamed up to offer same-day delivery in select U.S.

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Former ABA Chief Keating Joins Board of Okla. Bank

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Former Oklahoma governor and American Bankers Association chief Frank Keating has been named a director of BancFirst in Oklahoma City. breaking_news community-banking people recruitment ok law-regulation

Google Slapped With Antitrust Lawsuit Filed By Coalition Of 38 States


A coalition of 38 state attorneys general filed an antitrust lawsuit against Google , accusing the search giant of engaging in anti-competitive practices, the Associated Press (AP) reported on Thursday (Dec. The federal lawsuit was filed in Washington, D.C.

Midland Financial Hires FirstMerit Exec to Run Finance Unit

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Midland Financial in Oklahoma City has hired a former Wells Fargo executive to run its finance unit. breaking_news recruitment ok community-banking

Chesapeake bankruptcy seen as turning point for oil industry


The Oklahoma City-based company said on Sunday that it had been forced to enter chapter 11 protection to reduce the size of its debt pile from $9bn (£7.3bn) to $2bn.

The Latest Data On Commercial Lending Risk In Retail

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Introduced in 1937 in an Oklahoma Humpty Dumpty supermarket, the shopping cart has proven to increase per person sales and extend shopping time. A boost to many retail establishments, it is often said to be a predictor of retail health. More shopping cart sales equals more store openings. The problem is that sales are slowing.

Modal, Honda Collaborate On Financing For eCommerce Platform


It's designed with the buyer in mind," said Luke Moore, digital experience manager at Bob Moore Automotive Group, the largest automotive group in Oklahoma. The surge in automotive online purchasing traffic sparked by the pandemic has led to increased demand for eCommerce.