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CEO Report – Third Quarter 2020 Chart

CEO Report – Third Quarter 2020

DEAR SHAREHOLDERS AND FRIENDS OF FIRST BUSINESS: During the third quarter of 2020, First Business delivered record loan growth, in-market deposits1, non-interest income, and top line revenue. Our strong fundamental…

YEAR-END GIFTING: TAX IMPLICATIONS treasury management

YEAR-END GIFTING: TAX IMPLICATIONS

By Christine Waldschmidt, JD, Vice President – Trust Advisor With the COVID-related tax filing deadline extensions this year, it seems we’ve barely closed the books on 2019, but here we…

U.S Economic Recovery Amid Elections & Vaccine News Market Update

U.S Economic Recovery Amid Elections & Vaccine News

By Nancy Johnshoy, CFA, Portfolio Manager & Market Strategist As we have said many times, the coronavirus and the economy are very closely linked. Full economic recovery is likely not…

Quarterly Market Review Q3 2020 market review

Quarterly Market Review Q3 2020

The economic recovery remained on track through the third quarter as macro data continues to improve and business and consumer confidence gains momentum. The unprecedented level of monetary and fiscal…

Weekly Economic Update Weekly Economic Update

Weekly Economic Update

Stocks are selling off this morning after a record breaking rally in November and bonds remain relatively unchanged. READ UPDATE   Dow Jones S&P 500 E-Mini Future NASDAQ Composite Index…

Business Succession Planning: When Selling Makes Sense When Selling Makes Sense

Business Succession Planning: When Selling Makes Sense

Written by Christine Waldschmidt, JD, Vice President – Trust Advisor One of my most important jobs as an advisor to a closely held business owner is helping the owner figure out…

First Business Bank Economic Survey Results economic trends

First Business Bank Economic Survey Results

Get a highly anticipated look at the results of our most recent First Business Bank Economic Survey. The First Business Bank Economic Survey reflects executives’ assessments of this year’s overall…

Business Succession Roadmap: Business Valuation, Company Financials, and the Owner’s Goals & Concerns

Business Succession Roadmap: Business Valuation, Company Financials, and the Owner’s Goals & Concerns

Accurately valuing a closely-held business is arguably the most challenging part of the planning process. However, as with most items in the planning process, a business valuation does not have…

How Smart Business Executives Use Debt Intelligently

How Smart Business Executives Use Debt Intelligently

Getting a business loan is a big decision that’s not comfortable for everyone. It’s completely natural to want to avoid debt at all costs, both in your personal finances and…

Business Succession: What it Entails & Why it is Important business succession

Business Succession: What it Entails & Why it is Important

WHAT IS BUSINESS SUCCESSION PLANNING? In short, business succession planning is figuring out how to transition a business interest to someone else. That’s an oversimplification, but that simple statement is…

Saving For Your Retirement

Saving For Your Retirement

Major considerations How much will you need in retirement? When do you plan to retire? What kind of lifestyle do you desire? How much do you have right now that…

Planning For Succession Of A Business Interest business people

Planning For Succession Of A Business Interest

Business succession planning–what is it? One of the important decisions a business owner must face is when and how to step out of the business–in other words, business succession planning.…

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To our Valued Clients

When you receive your November deposit statements, you will see a new more modern look. When we upgraded our statements, we also provided required compliance disclosures. The required compliance disclosures increased the size of the November statements causing increased file sizes and download times. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please reach out to your First Business Bank Relationship Manager if you have questions or if we can be of assistance.

To our Valued Clients

When you receive your November deposit statements, you will see a new more modern look. When we upgraded our statements, we also provided required compliance disclosures. The required compliance disclosures increased the size of the November statements causing increased file sizes and download times. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please reach out to your First Business Bank Relationship Manager if you have questions or if we can be of assistance.

NOTICE

Access to our Remote Deposit Capture system is intermittently unavailable; users may not be able to access it at this time. We are working to restore access as possible. If you have questions, please contact us at:

  1. Wisconsin Region: 608-232-5938
  2. Kansas Region: 913-717-6464

NOTICE

To protect clients and employees, we temporarily suspended courier service. For other deposit needs, please see your client email sent on 3/16/2020 for instructions regarding deposits at your local First Business Bank office.

To set up Mobile Banking, please contact our Treasury Management Support team at 608-232-5938. We will alert you when courier service is available again. Thank you.