Industry News

Frost Bank again scores high in Greenwich Excellence Awards

3/1/2021
Frost Bank received 29 Greenwich Excellence and Best Brand Awards for providing superior service, advice and performance to small-business and middle-market banking clients.

George M. Bradford announces retirement

3/1/2021
Longtime Texas banker George Bradford is retiring in April, announced CEO Wade Donnell and the board of directors of The National Bank of Texas at Fort Worth.

TBA expands endorsement of IntraFi Network’s products

3/1/2021
TBA Services Company announced that it is expanding its endorsement of IntraFi Network’s products to include IntraFi Network Deposits demand deposit account and money market deposit account offerings (formerly ICS).

Texas Bankers Foundation celebrates 30th anniversary

3/1/2021
Thirty years ago, on Feb. 20, 1991, the Foundation’s first focus was on Graduate School of Banking Scholar­ships, partnering with SWGSB at SMU, the University of Wisconsin and LSU.

Origin Bank announces new Dallas location

3/1/2021
Origin Bank has announced its expansion in the Dallas-Fort Worth area with the opening of its new Medical City Dallas banking center.

Barry Orr announces retirement

3/1/2021
FirstBank & Trust of Texas announced the retirement of CEO Barry Orr, effective March 31.

Peoples Bancorp to acquire Baylor Bancshares

2/1/2021
Peoples Bancorp Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiary, Peoples Bank, recently announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire Baylor Bancshares Inc.

Lone Star Capital Bank to acquire Business Bank of Texas

2/1/2021
San Antonio-based Lone Star Capital Bank N.A. has entered into a purchase and assumption agreement for the assets, deposits and certain other liabilities of Austin-based Business Bank of Texas N.A.

IBC's Nixon celebrates 45th anniversary

2/1/2021
IBC Bank Chairman and CEO Dennis E. Nixon recently marked his 45th anniversary at the bank’s company-wide, virtual anniversary celebration.