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BLU3 Becomes SBS:
Secure Banking Solutions Merger with BLU3 Announced

The Arkansas Bankers Association is pleased to announce the newly forged partnership between two of our Associate Members: Secure Banking Solutions (SBS), a Midwest leader in providing information security services and products to community banks, and BLU3, an Arkansas-based information security firm.  This merger recognizes the ever-increasing demand that organizations are facing on a daily basis when it comes to protecting their sensitive data, and now creates an even stronger Information Security presence in Arkansas. Read More


As you may have seen on the news, the impact of the "Heartbleed" computer bug are far-spread. In an effort to inform our members about the effects that this bug may have on the banking industry, we are providing an informational sheet provided by Secure Banking Solutions (SBS), an ABA Associate Member.

Click here to read the information from Philip Egeberg, SBS Senior Information Security Consultant.

ARKANSAS BANKERS ASSOCIATION SIGNS JOINT LETTER ON DATA SECURITY. The Arkansas Bankers Association has joined with other state banking associations in writing a letter to Chairman Janet Yellen Read more

New! Arkansas Bank Security & Fraud Outreach

Arkansas Bank Security & Fraud Outreach service is an investigative and fraud sharing information network designed to help Arkansas bank security officers detect, discuss, and hopefully prevent, financial fraud. This group brings together information from the retail, financial services, and law enforcement sectors, in an effort to identify, prosecute and reduce fraud losses. Learn More




AmBA SUBMITS MEMO TO SENATE BANKING COMMITTEE ON GSE REFORM. The American Bankers Association sent a letter to the Senate Banking Committee yesterday regarding an upcoming markup on GSE reform. Read more

WHITE HOUSE URGES LIBERALS TO SUPPORT GSE BILL. The Obama administration is urging housing advocates to stand behind the Johnson/Crapo Housing Finance Reform and Taxpayer Protection Act of 2014, according to an article in the American Banker on Thursday, April 17. Read more

Sanjay K. Bhasin Named President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal
Home Loan Bank of Dallas

He succeeds Interim President and CEO Paul Joiner, who has served as the Dallas Bank’s Interim President and CEO since September 17, 2013. Mr. Joiner has served the Dallas Bank with distinction for 30 years, serving in various roles before assuming the position of Interim President and CEO. He will transition to his former role as Senior Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer. Read More

CFPB PROPOSES REVISION TO REMITTANCE RULE. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau proposed revisions yesterday to its international money transfer rule. Read more

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Hot Topics in Lending
May 21, 2014

Loan Documentation: Getting it Right the First Time
May 22, 2014,

Teller Supervisor Training
June 3-4, 2014

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Regulation E and the New Remittance Transfer Rule
April 29, 2014

BSA Series: 4 Hotspots
May 2, 2014

Loan Underwriting Mistakes
May 6, 2014

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2014 ABA Annual Convention
Little Rock Marriott & Statehouse Convention Center
May 14-16, 2014

Bank Management Seminar
Hilton Branson Convention Center
August 7-9, 2014

Emerging Leaders Conference
Clarion Resort on the Lake, Hot Springs
June 26-27, 2014

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