Industry News and Recognition

UMB chairman says $2B acquisition of Denver-based bank will benefit St. Louis-area customers

“We remain very liquid, with a great deal of capacity to continue to serve their needs without having to scramble around looking for funding. The doors are open and we’re ready to do more business,” said Mariner Kemper, chairman and CEO of UMB Financial Corporation.

St. Louis Business Journal

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UMB Financial to acquire Heartland Financial for $2 billion

UMB announced its’ largest acquisition in its’ 111-year history.

American Banker

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Strategies for Paying Off Debt and Boosting Investments: Should You Save, Spend or Invest?

Tom Holtam, senior vice president, regional delivery manager, shares strategies to pay off debt or boost your investments.


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UMB Bank adds new title to C-suite executive's duties

UMB promoted Liz Lewis to president of consumer banking. Read more about her role.

Kansas City Business Journal

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Ingram’s 40 Under Forty Class of 2024

Alicia Beck, philanthropy director at UMB Bank, was recently honored in the Ingram’s 40 under 40 class of 2024.


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Overcoming pain points in an unpredictable operating environment

Alissa Kolm, assistant vice president, commercial relationship manager, shares how to create efficiencies to overcome pain points.

Fort Worth Inc.

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