Community Bankers Meet With Treasury Secretary

April 6, 2017

TBA Past Chairman Ken Burgess, chairman of FirstCapital Bank of Texas in Midland, joined a group of 16 community bankers yesterday in a meeting with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and his team to explore unnecessary and outdated regulations that hinder economic growth and the industry's ability to serve its customers and communities.

The 16 bankers discussed the importance of the community bank business model, ensuring regulation is tailored to institutions’ unique characteristics, mortgage finance reform and the ability of community banks to raise capital, among other topics. Read more.