First Bank & Trust Company was named to Seifried & Brew LLC’s 2011 Top 15th Percentile of Community Banks. FB&T was recognized for balancing risk and reward based on the bank’s S&B Total Risk/Return Composite Ranking. First Bank & Trust has locations in southwest Virginia, the New River Valley, Shenandoah Valley and northeast Tennessee.
Here is a press release from First Bank & Trust Company.
June 14, 2012 – Seifried & Brew LLC, a community bank risk management firm, named First Bank & Trust Company in its 2011 Top 15th Percentile of Community Banks. To gain entry into this distinguished ranking, the Bank demonstrated exemplary performance of balancing risk and reward based on the Bank’s S&B Total Risk/Return Composite Ranking. This is no small feat considering that the Bank not only survived the Financial Crisis but actually thrived. This supports Seifried & Brew’s belief that conservative, traditional community banking is the strength of our financial system. Read more »