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  • Tom Grottke, CEO presents at the COCC Spring Conference

    Posted on May 1, 2017 by in Banking Industry, Tom Grottke

    NBS_Spring 2017 COCC NYS Conf_Industry Review_FINAL Tom Grottke, CEO of The NBS Group spoke at the COCC NYS, 2017 Conference in Cooperstown, NY on May 1, 2017 on the topic of industry trends and issues impacting all financial institutions.  Tom brings to table an enlightening prospective  while pointing out opportunities available to community FI’s in […]

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  • CEO, Tom Grottke speaks at Ngage 2017 Conference in Nashville, TN

    Posted on April 27, 2017 by in Banking Industry, Tom Grottke

    NBS Tom Grottke nContracts Annual Meeting 2017 vFnl1 Tom Grottke, CEO of The NBS Group spoke at the Ngage, 2017 Conference on April 27, 2017 on the topic of how to efficiently bring Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) into the regular strategic planning process for financial institutions.   The NBS Group is the only community FI Strategy […]

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  • OCC Final Ruling regarding Regulatory Paperwork Reduction Act of 1996

    Posted on February 23, 2017 by in Banking Industry

    OCC BULLETIN 2017-10 Subject: Economic Growth and Regulatory Paperwork Reduction Act of 1996 Date: February 13, 2017 To: Chief Executive Officers of All National Banks, Federal Savings Associations, and Federal Branches and Agencies; Department and Division Heads; All Examining Personnel; and Other Interested Parties Description: Final Rule Summary As part of its review under the Economic […]

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  • Mobilizing Capital Investments

    Posted on January 17, 2017 by in Capital Investments

    Mobilizing Capital Investments Now that it’s 2017, let’s pause and remember the many well-intentioned executives whose efforts to hike spending on mobile banking were as welcome by their CEO as a Friday afternoon visit from the FDIC. It’s easy to understand the temptation to cut budget requests for mobile banking enhancements. After all, fixed and […]

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  • Navigating a Core System Conversion

    Posted on January 11, 2017 by in Technology Related

      Navigating a Core System Conversion     by:  Mark Shaw, President and  Ken Innocenzi, Managing Director   You are a community bank or credit union that is not entirely happy with your current core processor. Perhaps you feel that functionality, support and/or pricing may be weak or lagging peers. Or perhaps you have spoken with […]

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  • CEO, Tom Grottke speaks at CCSU

    Posted on December 2, 2016 by in Training

    From Howard Pitkin, head of Finance Academics, CCSU writes: “I just got back to my office and want to tell you the class you put on was the most informative of the semester for these students.  I know the regard the industry places in you, and obviously, it’s not without reason.  I want you to […]

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    Ken Innocenzi is now a board member of Middlesex Community College Foundation

    Posted on November 1, 2016 by in Company News

    Ken Innocenzi, Managing Director of NBS, was invited to join the Foundation Board for the Middlesex Community College Foundation. The Middlesex Community College Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of their annual donor awards, presented at its annual meeting on Tuesday, October 25, 2016. Honorees include Sharon Griffin of the Peach Pit Foundation in […]

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    Financial Services & Banking Industry Update

    Posted on June 10, 2016 by in Banking Industry

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  • The Importance of Core-Provided Training to the Organization and Your Customers

    Posted on April 6, 2016 by in Training

    Kenneth A. Innocenzi, Managing Director As part of prudent operating practices, financial institutions will engage in periodic reviews of top level priorities including product and service reviews, financial reviews, strategic planning, core system assessments and organizational changes. In addition, they will spend untold amounts of time on compliance-related issues, including responding to audit and regulatory […]

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  • The NBS Group provides seminar for Clemson University’s Delta Sigma Pi business fraternity.

    Posted on April 6, 2016 by in Company News

    Recently, Tom Grottke, CEO of The NBS Group, teamed up with his brother Gary and conducted a seminar for Clemson University’s Delta Sigma Pi business fraternity. Gary Grottke is a licensed CPA and successful entrepreneur with multiple business interests. The Grottke’s provided the attendees with an interactive discussion focused on considerations for starting a small […]

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