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OBA Update

OBA Weekly Update

April 2021

  • April 6, 2021

    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 …

March 2021

  • March 30, 2021

    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 …

  • March 23, 2021

    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 …

  • March 16, 2021

    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, …

  • March 9, 2021

    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 …

  • March 2, 2021

    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 …

February 2021

  • February 23, 2021

    Week of Feb. 22

    In This Issue… Compliance Alliance offers bankers compliance help Oklahoma banks show strong performance in 2020 despite pandemic Review your bank’s information for OBA directory Get your photos in for OBA 2022 Views & Vista photo contest Get involved with an OBA committee OBA welcomes new strategic members OBA education corner … Compliance Alliance offers bankers compliance help As you …

  • February 16, 2021

    Week of Feb. 15

    In This Issue… OBA offices closed, staff remains available for assistance Get free personalized PSAs encouraging community to vaccinate OBA education corner … OBA offices closed, staff remains available for assistance The OBA offices will be closed on Wednesday for the safety of our staff in the wintry weather. We remain available to assist our bankers, however, and you can …

  • February 9, 2021

    Week of Feb. 8

    In This Issue… ICYMI – thanks to the ABA/Alliance for providing this information SBA to begin sending EIDL advance reconciliation payments Oppose NCUA field of membership proposal scholarship available Fed research paper flags climate change as source of financial risk Review your bank’s information for OBA directory Make your nominations for 50-Year Club OBA Intern Program looking for participants OBA …

  • February 2, 2021

    Week of Feb. 1

    In This Issue… Oklahoma banks make more than $1 billion in round three PPP loans ABA’s (virtual) Conference for Community Bankers set for this month 2021 OBA college scholarship available Review your bank’s information for OBA directory OBA welcomes new strategic members OBA education corner … Oklahoma banks make more than $1 billion in round three PPP loans Since the …