Bank of Blue Valley named one of top five strongest large banks in Kansas City

Bank of Blue Valley named one of top five strongest large banks in Kansas City

Bank of Blue Valley Named One of Top 5 Strongest Large Banks in Kansas City

Bank of Blue Valley, a subsidiary of Heartland Financial USA, INC., - (NASDAQ: HTLF) has been named one of the Top 5 Strongest Large Banks in Kansas City, by the Kansas City Business Journal. Bank of Blue Valley offers full-service branches where experts can meet all financial needs throughout the community.

"We are honored to be recognized as one of the five strongest large banks of 2020 in the Kansas City area,"- said Wendy Reynolds, President of Bank of Blue Valley. "Our strong financial portfolio metrics highlight our unique structure, which allows us to provide the personal touch and local decision-making of a community bank, backed by the strength and capabilities of a big bank."

The information was compiled from the most recent Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. data for 2020. The large bank category includes banks with more than $1 billion in assets. Kansas City Business Journal choose the Top 5 Strongest Large Banks in Kansas City based on the following criteria; Problem Loan Ratio, Texas Ratio, Core-Capital Ratio, Equity Capital, Income and Total Loans and Leases. 

About Bank of Blue Valley
Based in Overland Park, Kansas, Bank of Blue Valley is a wholly owned subsidy of Heartland Financial USA, Inc. with assets of approximately $1.4 billion. Bank of Blue Valley provides a broad range of banking and financial services to consumer and commercial customers from 10 banking centers in Kansas and Missouri. Bank of Blue Valley offers various types of deposit products and provides personal loans, small business loans, commercial real estate and residential mortgage loans, working capital financing and other commercial loans. In addition, Bank of Blue Valley offers wealth management services (including financial planning, private banking, trust and investment services), card services, and online and mobile banking services. For more information, visit
www.bankbv.com. Bank of Blue Valley is a member of the FDIC and is an Equal Housing Lender.

About Heartland Financial USA, Inc.
Heartland Financial USA, Inc. is a financial services company with assets of approximately $18 billion. Heartland has banking locations serving communities in Arizona, California, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, New Mexico, Texas and Wisconsin. The company is committed to its core commercial business, supported by a strong retail operation and provides a diversified line of financial services including residential mortgage, wealth management, investment and insurance. Additional information about Heartland Financial USA, Inc. is available at www.htlf.com.