Industry news and recognition

Catch up on the latest industry news featuring UMB associates and solutions.

Across UMB, our associates are sharing their industry knowledge, earning recognition in their field, helping our customers succeed.

Read the latest news on the blog

Industry news and recognition

Catch up on the latest industry news featuring UMB associates and solutions.

Across UMB, our associates are sharing their industry knowledge, earning recognition in their field, helping our customers succeed.

Read the latest news on the blog

Recent highlights of UMB in the news

Pandemic offers lessons, encouragement in adapting to a new normal 

“Since March, I’ve been able to step back and analyze where we — and other companies — have the opportunity to make proactive shifts to positively impact our associates, customers and business operations during this challenging time.”
– Jim Rine, CEO UMB Bank
Kansas City Business Journal

How the banking experience is adapting to the COVID-19 'new normal' 

“We prefer appointments, actually, because it allows our bankers to have time to prepare documents or other materials in advance of a customer meeting, which means the conversation can go deeper than if an associate serves a customer as a walk-in.”
-- Abby Wendel, President of UMB Consumer Banking.
Forbes

Is your business paying from the cloud or the checkbook?  

There is no doubt that paying by check is a comfortable method that many professionals have become accustomed to, but it is quickly becoming an outdated practice that costs more time and money than necessary in today’s digital age.
Colorado Business Magazine

How employers can plan for virtual enrollment this year  

Open enrollment is right around the corner and this year poses different challenges for both employers and employees. COVID-19 has forced businesses to embrace technology and get creative not only when it comes to day-to-day operations, but also meetings, conferences and events.
AZ Big Media

UMB Capital Finance provides $20MM credit facility to SOAR transportation 

UMB Capital Finance, utilizing the accounts receivable finance business channel, provided a $20 million credit facility increase to an existing client, SOAR Transportation Group, to assist in funding several acquisitions as well as for general working capital purposes.
ABL Advisor

How COVID-19 has impacted the housing market in Colorado  

In terms of the housing market, Colorado has been an anomaly compared to the rest of the country. Our residential real estate market has remained strong despite the pandemic
Colorado Business Magazine

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