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Quarterly Market Review Q3 2021

The quarter saw many issues pressed to the brink – of failure, transition, collapse and default. Given everything that transpired – or almost did – the limited losses in most markets were a remarkable testament to their fortitude.

Commercial Card Program Nationally Ranked Sixth Year in a Row

For the sixth consecutive year, we are ranked among the top U.S. commercial credit card issuers.

Is Your Business Inflation-Ready?

Preparing your business and customers for a spike in inflation.

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.

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