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Community Bank

An independent, locally-owned commercial bank. It operates exclusively in and derives its funds from the community in which it is based. It is sometimes easier to obtain a loan from a community bank because it may have better knowledge of the local market. It is also known as an independent bank.
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But if our accounting firm had had the use of the option-pricing models or the matrix-pricing models that the FASB assumes are ordinary working tools used by all community banks, our cost would have been significantly less.
Imaging technology has the capability of greatly reducing operational costs for community banks.
The Governor bestowed this proclamation in support of the essential role Oregon's community banks play in supporting local economies.
In fact, at the end of 2002, community banks accounted for 89% of all banks in the United States.
The American Bankers Association (ABA), through its Corporation for American Banking (CAB) subsidiary, exclusively endorses BISYS' core information processing solution as the recommended solution for community banks.
Recent figures showed community banks like Camarillo Community Bank in Camarillo, Los Robles Bank in Thousand Oaks and First Western Bank in Simi Valley reported strong return on assets above the industry average of about 1 percent, Rubens said.
That was underscored this week by his announcement of administrative actions to relieve some of the regulatory burden debilitating community banks.
CBS continues to provide services that help community banks capitalize on the returns that imaging technology has long provided to larger banks, helping them to remain competitive and expand their service offering.
15 /PRNewswire/ -- Community banks in Southern California under-performed smaller banks located in other parts of California during the state's recent recession, says an economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco.
NYSE:FED) and the third largest Los Angeles-based financial institution(a), has been elected to a three-year term on the board of directors of America's Community Bankers, the innovative national trade group for community banks.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Green Street Capital Management announces the release of the first index for community banks and thrifts headquartered in California.
Headquartered in Blairsville, United Community Banks is the third-largest bank holding company in Georgia.

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