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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.”

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.

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.

Illinois Bank & Trust’s Commercial Credit Card Program Nationally Ranked Fifth Year in a Row

For the fifth year in a row, Illinois Bank & Trust has been ranked among the top U.S. commercial credit card issuers for purchase volume growth.

Illinois Bank & Trust Contributes $100,000 for COVID-19 Community Relief Efforts in Illinois

Illinois Bank & Trust announced contributions totaling $100,000 to support nonprofit organizations in our communities that are leading the response to challenges created by COVID-19. 

Parent Company of Illinois Bank & Trust Recognized as a Forbes Best Bank in America for 2020

Illinois Bank & Trust, through its parent company, Heartland Financial USA, Inc., has been named a “Forbes Best Bank 2020.”

Illinois Bank & Trust Completes Acquisition of the Operations of Rockford Bank and Trust Company

The combination of IB&T and RB&T creates Heartland’s fifth-largest bank subsidiary.

Illinois Bank & Trust’s Michele Berning Takes on New Role

Long-time employee Michele Berning has taken on a new role as Senior Vice President, Commercial Banker.

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