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

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

Barry Orr Announces Retirement As CEO of FirstBank & Trust; Will Continue As Board Chairman

FirstBank & Trust of Texas today announced the retirement of CEO Barry Orr, effective March 31, 2021. Mr. Orr is the organizer and founder of FirstBank & Trust, which will celebrate its 25th anniversary this year.

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.

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.

FirstBank & Trust Donates $20,000 to Tahoka ISD Elementary School

FirstBank & Trust supports Tahoka Elementary Campus to honor teachers who are working harder than ever for their students.

July 2020 Market Review

An unprecedented response begets an unprecedented response

FirstBank & Trust’s Commercial Credit Card Program Nationally Ranked For A Fifth Year in a Row

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

Coronavirus and the Economy

COVID-19 pushed the economy into bear market territory faster than any other time in history. Our experts provide a market review of the first four months of 2020.

FirstBank & Trust provides relief and support to employees and customers in wake of COVID-19

We are committed to protecting the health and well-being of employees, customers and the communities we call home.

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

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

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