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President and Chief Executive Officer
The Bankers Bank
Direct Phone: (405) ***-****
7700 Mineral Point Road
Madison, Wisconsin 53717
Bankers Professional Services, Inc. was established in 2004 by the Bankers Bancorp of Oklahoma, Inc., the holding company of The Bankers Bank. Our corporate objective is to set the industry standard for the broad range of services currently available to c... more
Community Bankers Association of Oklahoma
The Bankers Bank has doubled in size over the past 10 years.
Before a recent growth spurt in which the bank added 20 new employees, a third of the staff had been with the bank for more than a decade.
"We have a high level of employee retention, so we felt we were doing something right," Abernathy said.
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Don Abernathy The Bankers Bank
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The housing collapse, the sub-prime mortgage meltdown and the resulting credit crunch have collectively had an impact on the nation's financial system as a whole.
In addition, Oklahoma banks are also dealing with economic realities that have come about as a result of the passage of the bill.
"Just last week the Federal Reserve System came to the rescue of Bear Stearns, and that added to the concerns of consumers everywhere," Abernathy said.
"In spite of these challenges, Oklahoma banks remain among the strongest and best-performing banks in the nation."
Abernathy noted that as a general rule, the OBA does not get involved in non-banking matters.
The Association did not take a position on HB 1804 during its consideration by the Legislature in 2007 and does not take a position now.
"Bankers do have concerns about unintended consequences that have come about as a result of (the bill),"
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