• Industry, regulatory and academic partnership
  • Credible, timely information on State Chartered & Regional Banking
  • Innovation for the benefit of unserved and underserved communities.


  • Research
    • Funding for publishable faculty research on financial services, studies of regulatory policies and their impact on innovation, and innovation development for state-chartered institutions
    • Data repository, source for industry data
  • Annual partnership symposium
  • Engage university students
    • Innovation tournaments and product development
    • Industry internships and technology development partnerships

Center Structure

  • CIBFS (Exec Director)
    • Research Program (Faculty Research Director)
      • Database
      • Funded Research
    • Annual Conference (Planning Committee)
    • Student Programs (Student Directors)
      • Innovation Tournaments
      • Innovation Development Program