June 17, 2018 Tallahassee Democrat
Hancock Whitney market president, Emory Mayfield, has been sworn in as the Florida Bankers Association chairman for the 2018-2019 association year.
State’s banks ride tax cuts to higher profits
May 28, 2018 Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Florida’s financial institutions kicked off 2018 by posting a 23 percent jump in profits. The state’s 127 banks and thrifts earned a combined $510 million in the first quarter, $97 million more than the previous year, according to data released last week by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.
Top Florida banker’s push for regulatory relief pays off
May 23, 2018 Tampa Bay Business Journal
The chair of the Florida Bankers Association is cheering Congressional passage of a bill that rolls back some of the banking regulations enacted in the wake of the financial crisis a decade ago.
Column: We need another Simpson-Bowles commission to tackle the national debt
May 7, 2018 Tampa Bay Times
The longer we wait to find a solution, the more painful it will be for our country. We need the president to appoint another bipartisan commission similar to Simpson-Bowles back in 2010. We need to get a strong, bipartisan, independent group together to make recommendations to Congress to tackle this issue. Perhaps neither the will nor the means exist in Congress today to tackle this tough issue.
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