Weekly Update

Week of May 3

In This Issue… Guidance updated on PPP whole loan sales Adrian Beverage assumes president/CEO position at OBA 2021 OBA Directory of Banks available OBA Convention quickly approaching! 2021 Senior Management Conference set for June in Las Vegas OBA education corner … Guidance updated on PPP whole loan sales The Small Business Administration extended its guidance this week on how lenders …

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Week of April 26

In This Issue… 2021 Senior Management Conference set for June in Las Vegas Esther George to speak at 2021 OBA Convention New nominee for OBA board position selected NFP hosts “Building a Mentally Strong Organization” webinar with ABA OBA education corner … 2021 Senior Management Conference set for June in Las Vegas Pack your bags and mark your calendars because …

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Week of April 19

In This Issue… Nominees for First Vice Chairman, six elected OBA Board members PPP lending in 2021: Community banks stand tall in 2021 House passes cannabis-related SAFE Banking Act of 2021 2021 OBA Convention approaching in May Registration open for Emerging Leaders Forum OBA education corner … Nominees for first vice chairman, six elected OBA board members selected Pursuant to …

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Week of April 12

In This Issue… Spending expectations rise in February according to N.Y. Fed survey OBA hiring for office staff position Registration open for Emerging Leaders Forum OBA education corner … Spending expectations rise, according to N.Y. Fed survey According to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s monthly Survey of Consumer Expectations, Americans’ expectations for personal spending in the next year …

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Week of April 5

In This Issue… 2021 OBA Convention approaching in May Georgia Credit Union buys largest bank yet Bank On initiative – reaching out to the unbanked Deadline approaching for 2021 OBA college scholarship April Office Depot savings for OBA member banks OBA education corner … 2021 OBA Convention approaching in May The Oklahoma Bankers Association 2021 Convention is set for May …

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Week of March 29

In This Issue… Notice for OBA board nominations for upcoming term Effects of declining leverage ratios Bank Exam Prep Center debuts Get your photos in for OBA 2022 Views & Vistas photo contest OBA welcomes new strategic member OBA education corner … Notice for OBA board nominations for upcoming term TO ALL OBA-MEMBER BANKS: Pursuant to Section 5.4 of the …

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Week of March 22

In This Issue… New home sales fall 18.2 percent in February OBA welcomes new strategic members OBA education corner … New home sales fall 18.2 percent in February The U.S. Census Bureau and Housing and Urban Development released new residential sales statistics for February 2021 today. New single-family home sales fell 18.2% below the revised January rate of 948,000 but …

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Week of March 15

In This Issue… Get involved with an OBA committee 2021 OBA college scholarship available OBA education corner … Get involved with an OBA committee Are you interested in joining an OBA board or committee? Click here to complete the Committee Interest Form for 2021-2022. We would love for you to get involved! Back to top 2021 OBA college scholarship available Each year, …

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Week of March 9

In This Issue… Information coming out on Microsoft Exchange Server cyber vulnerability issue Get your photos in for OBA 2022 Views & Vistas photo contest OBA education corner … Information coming out on Microsoft Exchange Server  cyber vulnerability issue The OBA learned recently from its friend in working on bank-related fraud, Brian Krebs, that concerns about the Microsoft Exchange Server …

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Week of March 1

In This Issue… Lenders should avoid inputting new PPP applications for now Share of delinquent mortgages doubles during pandemic Get free personalized PSA encouraging community to vaccinate Make your nominations for 50-Year Club OBA education corner … Lenders should avoid inputting new PPP applications for now The OBA has been told “unofficially” that lenders should hold off on inputting any …

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