Ever have a question that you’d love to ask other bankers? Ever just want to know if others are experiencing the same challenges as you are? You are not alone. Bankers from across the state participate in one or more of our many peer groups to network, share best practices and even come up with solutions.  

See below for directions to sign up to start receiving notices about upcoming Peer Group meetings.  Also, click on the button below to see current resources available to each Peer Group.

Looking to participate in a Peer Group Meeting?

Click here to visit the Meetings & Luncheons schedule in LBA's Education Calendar.

Interested in joining a LBA Peer Group?

There are two ways to join a Peer Group. You can update your profile online or let us know what peer groups you would like to join by email.

To update your profile online, log into LBA's website and then click on your name at the top of the webpage. When your profile page opens, click on the Marketing Categories tab and follow the directions to add any marketing categories to your profile that correspond with the Peer Groups you would like to join.

To join by email, click here to email Janet Pitts at pitts@lba.org and let her know which groups you would like to join.

LBA Peer Groups are a LBA member bank resource and will require you to log into the website to access.

 

Recent Peer Group Updates Since Aug. 1

All of the updates listed this month are member resources and will require you to log into the website to access. Click here to access the main Peer Group page. Once you are logged in, click on the specific group to see the resource listed.

  • Accounting
    • OCC updated the “Liquidity” booklet of the Comptroller’s Handbook
  • Anti-Fraud/Security
    • Your 2021 physical security assessment checklist
    • FFIEC issues authentication and access to financial institution services and systems guidance
    • The cybersecurity and infrastructure security agency new fact sheet
  • Bank Owned Agencies
    • ABA’s new Bank Insurance compliance handbook
  • Cash/Treasury Management
    • FFIEC issues authentication and access to financial institution services and systems guidance
    • Nacha “Meaningful Modernization” changes
  • Compliance
    • August 27 peer group meeting notes
    • CFPB updated Mortgage Servicing Small Entity Compliance Guide
  • COO
    • The Right Way for Banks to use Texting
    • FFIEC issues authentication and access to financial institution services and systems guidance
  • Credit Card Banks
    • CFPB issues specifications for credit card agreement, data submission
  • Loan Review
    • August 11 peer group meeting notes
  • Marketing
    • August 20 peer group meeting notes
    • The Right Way for Banks to use Texting
    • Best practices when outbound phone number is blocked
  • Mortgage
    • CFPB updated Mortgage Servicing Small Entity Compliance Guide
  • Retail/Branch
    • The Right Way for Banks to use Texting
  • Risk Officer
    • FFIEC issues authentication and access to financial institution services and systems guidance
    • Banking agencies release guide on Fintech, Community Bank partnerships
  • Special Assets/Collections
    • Best practices when outbound phone number is blocked
    • Debt Collection Rules take effect November 20, 2021
  • Technology
    • The cybersecurity and infrastructure security agency new fact sheet
    • Banking agencies release guide on Fintech, Community Bank partnerships