|Sheshunoff & Co. Investment Banking||
Sheshunoff & Co. Investment Banking, a premier community bank financial advisor, has advised in more than 300 successful merger transactions throughout Texas and the nation. Sheshunoff helps institutions optimize shareholder wealth through merge and acquisition services, valuations, strategic planning, and capital raising. The professionalism and trustworthiness of 30 years of services to the community banking industry is part of every engagement.
LiftFund is a financial and business-support non-profit company that helps diverse and underserved entrepreneurs strengthen their businesses, increase their incomes and revitalize their communities. Since inception in 1994, LiftFund has made over 19,000 loans totaling more than $250M. LiftFund is a certified SBA 504 and 7a CA lender.
|Ham, Langston & Brezina, LLP||
Ham, Langston & Brezina, LLP, provides audit, tax, and consulting services to both public and private middle market companies including significant experience working with financial institutions. Our emphasis on maintaining an open dialogue with our clients allows us to provide the quality service they desire.
|Applied Micro Technology, Inc.||
LQAS is a loan monitoring system that includes document tracking, automated loan review, document imaging and a free CECL model. Built by a former State of Texas examiner.
|GSB Mortgage, Inc. (Bank of the West)||
We offer conventional conforming, conventional non-conforming (Jumbo), FHA, VA and USDA mortgage loans.
|Central States Health & Life Co. of Omaha||
CSO is a leader in debt-protection products and provides innovative solutions and value to its lending partners. We're uniquely positioned to capitalize on a dual-focus of credit life and disability products and debt cancellation programs. Our extensive network of sales and training professionals allow for responsive servicing of accounts.
|Craig Terrill Hale & Grantham LLP||
My practice has been to represent banks in loan documentation, both real property, personal property, agricultural financing, inventory financing, leasing and factoring; as well as the enforcement of the bank’s lien on its collateral and on borrowers’ debt. It includes work under Articles 3, 3A, 4, 4A, 5 and 9 of the U.C.C; collection and lien enforcement. I also do creditor bankruptcy work including Chapters 11 and 12; and Entity formation for Bank customers.
|Stovall, Grandey & Allen, LLP||
SGA is a public accounting firm located in downtown Fort Worth that specializes in services to community banks. Services include: financial statement audits and income tax services, internal audit and compliance reviews. Specific areas of compliance include BSA, ACH, IRR/liquidity, loan and deposit compliance.
|IBAT Leadership Division||
The organization of choice for upcoming leaders. Leadership Division plays a key role in IBAT legislation and education strategies while promoting an energetic atmosphere for our banking leaders today...and tomorrow.
|Alston & Bird LLP||
Alston & Bird’s financial services team is among the most recognized in the country, ranking sixth for bank M&A, based on deal volume in 2019, as reported by S&P Global Market Intelligence. With a team of lawyers with bank regulatory proficiency, consumer finance and compliance experience, and payment systems prowess, Alston & Bird can handle your institution’s complex transactions and day-to-day needs.
BKD, LLP is one of the largest CPA and advisory firms in the country. Our financial institution services include audit, tax compliance and consulting, internal audit outsourcing, loan review, regulatory compliance, information technology consulting and security services, merger-and- acquisition consulting, and ESOP planning to over 1,400 financial institutions.
|Advantage Health Plans Trust||
Administered by The Kempton Company and only available to IBAT member banks, AHPT is a health plan run by community bankers for community bankers. AHPT has been in continuous operation since 1977 and offers health, life, dental, vision, long and short term disability and wellness benefits to participating member banks.
CoNetrix specializes in providing full-service IT networking, security, and compliance services to community banks. Our goal is to help you maintain your bank's high security standards.
CoNetrix offerings include IT/GLBA Audits & Network Assessments; Penetration Testing; Boost Consulting; Managed Network and Security Services; Network Threat Protection; Aspire Private Cloud Hosting with options for disaster recovery, hosted Exchange, hosted network, and secure file sharing; and Tandem software, an innovative suite of online security and compliance management tools for Risk Assessment, Business Continuity Planning, Vendor Management, Information Security Policies, Internet Banking Security Program, Identity Theft Prevention Program, Compliance Management, Audit Management, Social Media Management, Cybersecurity, Phishing and more!
To see why over 1400 customers put their trust in CoNetrix for Information security, please visit CoNetrix.com and Tandem.app or contact us at 800-356-6568.
|Hogan Financial Systems Inc.||
Are you struggling with an IT company that doesn't know anything about banking operations? We can help. For 21 years we've been an extension of our banks' technology teams. We serve ONLY community bankers and know how a bank operates- let us manage exam findings, host infrastructure and be part of your IT team.
PPDocs, Inc., specializing in the preparation of residential real estate loan documentation. PPDocs represents many Texas independent and community banks. With 30+ years of service, PPDocs has built a reputation of providing fast, affordable, quality loan documents, disclosures, and compliance support.
Seidel Schroeder has been dedicated to serving financial institutions for more than 40 years. We provide a full range of accounting and consulting services, including financial statement audits, tax compliance and consultation, independent loan reviews, internal audit outsourcing, directors' examinations, employee benefit plan audits and administration, and ACH audits.
Get unmatched reliability, service and support with Comco! 50 years designing, manufacturing, installing and servicing not only Comco equipment, but all makes and models. Comco is your turnkey banking solutions provider for more than drive-thru systems. Safes, security/access, drive up windows and drawers, you can customize it all!
Crowe knows banking. With more than 50 years of experience serving financial institutions, Crowe LLP is recognized as an industry leading provider of audit, tax, advisory, risk, and performance improvement services to banks of all sizes. The community banks of Texas can count on Crowe LLP.
StreetShares' Business Lending Solution gives independent community bankers nationwide the capabilities they need to quickly and profitably provide small business loans and lines of credit to their customers. Specifically, IBAT members can serve their valued customers with a 100% digital application experience, expedient underwriting, and fast funding to fulfill even the smallest business funding request in 1-2 days. Term Loans and Patriot Express Lines of Credit are available from $2,000 - $250,000 Utilized in collaboration with USAA Federal Savings Bank and others, StreetShares encompasses technology, compliance, and consultative know-how. “Banker Built and Military Grade” for IBAT members and their business customers to leverage decades of large-bank lending and technology implementations. The solution can be deployed quickly and efficiently with no core system interruptions, while allowing the bank to maintain full control over the customer relationship.
|J. Keith Hughey Company||
Keith is a management consultant with over 40 years of consulting and managerial experience. His practice consists of assisting clients with their strategic planning as well as issues of corporate governance, succession planning, management and executive development, and organizational health and human systems. He also writes "Monday Morning Musings."
|Glory Global Solutions||
Glory’s cash recycling and self-service solutions eliminate time-consuming & wasteful processes within your bank. Allowing your staff to keep its focus where it should be...on your customers! With a more productive staff and an increased focus on customer service leads to profitable growth for your institution.
|North Rim Marketing||
Full-service marketing firm with 25+ years’ experience in banking industry. Recognized experts in strategy, planning, budgeting and execution, with award-winning design and customer service. We help banks fully engage online, with the latest in web and digital marketing as well as social media marketing and management.
Ascensus helps people save for what matters—retirement, education, and healthcare. With nearly 40 years of experience, the firm offers tailored solutions that meet the needs of financial institutions, state governments, financial professionals, employers, and individuals.
|Cornerstone Home Lending / Correspondent Division||
Cornerstone is the largest INDEPENDENT mortgage company in Texas. We have a dedicated division which focuses exclusively on partnering with banks in three ways: 1) correspondent lending; 2) retail fulfillment – we handle your client's mortgage needs; 3) portfolio products – we co-design portfolio products and bring you an earning asset and a future client. We are your partner, not your competitor!
|Modern Banking Systems||
Modern Banking Systems is a leading provider of real-time core banking processing solutions. Essentia, our core banking software, delivers profitability, efficiency, and security. Essentia is continually evolving with customer-driven enhancements, current technology, and strict regulatory compliance. Our community banking knowledge enables us to design solutions that meet your unique needs.