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State/Local

Top 10 KC bank sells three branches to acquisitive Equity Bank*
Kansas City Business Journal, 7/20/21
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Enterprise Bank & Trust completes $346M California acquisition*
St. Louis Business Journal, 7/22/21
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Enterprise Bank & Trust purchase of First Choice Bank approved by regulators
PYMNTS, 7/18/21

Commission wants to speed payouts for Missouri low-income housing tax credits
Missouri Independent, 7/16/21

Expect housing prices to keep rising — post-pandemic gains are no bubble, expert says
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 7/12/21

Commentary: We're told recession is over. But long recovery still lies ahead
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 7/22/21

National

Yellen urges regulators to 'act quickly' on stablecoins
Banking Dive, 7/20/21

SAFE Banking secondary to comprehensive pot reform, Senate Democrats say
Banking Dive, 7/16/21

Fed chief's uncertain future casts shadow over Senate hearing
The Hill, 7/15/21

Key GOP lawmaker backs Powell for another term as Fed chief
The Hill, 7/14/21

Biden to nominate ex-Senate banking panel lawyer to senior Treasury post
Reuters, 7/19/21

Regulatory

OCC to rescind Trump-era revamp to anti-redlining rule
Banking Dive, 7/20/21

Podcast: Federal banking oversight agency wants banks to help the un-banked
Federal News Network, 7/16/21

Commentary: Rescinding 'true lender' banking rule hurts those most in need of credit
The Hill, 7/7/21

Consumers — not banks — should control access to personal financial data
The Hill, 7/6/21

Operations

Biggest U.S. banks smash profit estimates as economy revives
Reuters, 7/15/21

Bank profits are poised to surge as the pandemic recedes.
The New York Times, 7/12/21

Vanishing teller jobs threaten women’s banking entry point
Bloomberg News/The Philadelphia Inquirer, 7/4/21

Digital banking at U.S. Bank sped up during pandemic
Minneapolis Star-Tribune, 7/3/21

Banking must rethink workforce alignment for digital future
The Financial Brand, 7/6/21

Chime, Current lead US banking app downloads in first half of 2021: report
Banking Dive, 7/6/21

Fintech

Square goes deeper into banking with new checking and savings accounts for businesses
MarketWatch, 7/20/21

Square launches small business banking
Reuters, 7/20/21

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