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Quarterly Market Review Q2 2021

The economy is recovering rapidly but the pandemic and its aftermath are not quite done. This leaves policymakers with the dilemma of how to transition from crisis policies to more normal ones.

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Illinois Bank & Trust today announced its parent company, Heartland Financial USA, Inc., has rebranded as HTLF.

Quarterly Market Review Q1 2021

The reopening of the economy and the increase in availability of the COVID-19 vaccine has led to a strong recovery for the start of the year. Our banking experts provide a summary and review new developments that have investors optimistic about the economic recovery.

Illinois Bank & Trust to Purchase Galena Gazette Property

Illinois Bank & Trust and The Galena Gazette announced the pending purchase by IBT of the property at 716 S. Bench Street in Galena.

Parent Company Recognized as a Forbes Best Bank in America for 2021

Illinois Bank & Trust, through its parent company, Heartland Financial USA, Inc., has been named a “Forbes Best Bank 2021.”

Quarterly Market Review Q4 2020

The development of a COVID-19 vaccine and a shift in US political power propelled the markets to new highs in the fourth quarter. Our banking experts provide a fourth quarter summary and review new developments that have investors optimistic about the economic recovery.

Illinois Bank & Trust establishes relief fund for Don Carter Lanes shooting victims

Illinois Bank & Trust established a victims’ relief fund for the families of those killed and the individuals injured in the tragic shooting incident at Don Carter Lanes in Rockford.

Quarterly Market Review Q3 2020

Bank experts give an overview of the markets for the third quarter of 2020.  This market commentary includes a discussion of the COVID government relief efforts to stimulate the economy and stats on how the markets are performing.

Illinois Bank & Trust Donates $20,000 to Lewis Lemon Elementary School

Illinois Bank & Trust supports Lewis Lemon Elementary School to honor teachers who are working harder than ever for their students.

July 2020 Market Review

An unprecedented response begets an unprecedented response

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