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Independent Community Bankers of South Dakota Offers Access to Bankers Helping Bankers for Its Member Banks

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Jan 7, 2022 14:15 CST

Impartial Neighborhood Bankers of South Dakota (ICBSD) is delighted to announce its participation with the FedFis and condition community banking associations nationwide to present obtain to Bankers Encouraging Bankers to its member banking companies in South Dakota.

Bankers Assisting Bankers is a bankers-only system for collaboration and instruction. By means of data tools and dynamic consumer teams, Bankers Supporting Bankers offers local community bankers with a expertise foundation concentrated on financial institution engineering and emerging Fintech firms, as perfectly as sizzling subjects these as cryptocurrencies, banking as a company and immediate digital banking.  

“Bankers Helping Bankers is about community banking institutions coming together to address their shared troubles, function additional successfully and explore new resources of revenue,” reported Dave Mayo, Main Government Officer of FedFis, the developer of the platform.   

FedFis partnered with the Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) to convey the concept for Bankers Assisting Bankers to existence. “The potential of neighborhood banking is dependent on their collaboration. For many years, banking associations have presented the implies of collaboration for bankers, mainly working with facial area-to-encounter gatherings. But people suggests are no for a longer time ample because the market is changing much too quickly. Bankers Assisting Bankers is the upcoming iteration of the classic price proposition of associations – the guarantee that collectively we can attain additional than we ever could by yourself,” stated IBAT President and CEO Christopher Williston. 

“South Dakota’s community banks are vital to our community, condition and nationwide economies,” explained Megan Olson, President and CEO of ICBSD.  “Bankers Encouraging Bankers is a dynamic tool to aid community banks adapt to modifying know-how, and collaborate on shared issues.”

For additional information and to register on Bankers Encouraging Bankers, visit 

For questions pertaining to the method, speak to Megan Olson at ICBSD, 605-878-3040 or [email protected]

About ICBSD 
The Impartial Community Bankers of South Dakota exclusively encourages and defends the common interests of independently owned and locally controlled South Dakota local community financial institutions whose solutions are important to the preservation of financial diversity in rural The us. Practically 400 unbiased neighborhood financial institution branches are positioned in South Dakota, representing much more than 1,000 communities across the condition and utilizing about 20,000 state inhabitants. For a lot more data, visit 

About FedFis 
FedFis provides fiscal institutions fintech data analytics and a strategy procedure that tracks Economical, M&A, and Seller facts (together with technology distributors) on every bank and credit rating union in the United States. FedFis is fully commited to “truth in banking”, by serving to neighborhood bankers recognize which products and products and services will best pair with their know-how to generate the strategic outcomes. For far more data, visit 

About IBAT 
Fashioned in 1974, the Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) represents Texas community banking companies.  The Austin-dependent team is the premier condition local community banking corporation in the country, with membership comprised of far more than 2,000 banking companies and branches in 700 Texas communities. For additional information and facts, visit

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