Press Releases

September 22, 2014

BauerFinancial, Inc. has awarded County Commerce Bank, Ventura County’s award winning bank their highest rating, the Five-Star “Superior” rating for the 38th consecutive quarter, which places County Commerce Bank in the top 4.3% of banks in California. The Five-Star “Superior” rating is the highest rating and indicates that the institution… Read More…

July 31, 2014

VENTURA, CA — County Commerce Bank (OTCBB:CNYB), the only bank headquartered in Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties recognized by The Findley Reports as a “Super Premier Performing Bank” based on 2013 operating results, continued its strong earnings performance for the second quarter of 2014. County Commerce Bank continues to post… Read More…

July 23, 2014

Nicole Kreutz recently attended the prestigious Graduate School of Banking at Colorado.  Their relevant and challenging curriculum is designed to allow students to deepen their understanding of banking, while expanding their knowledge and skill sets across all areas of the discipline.  The announcement was made by Richard M. Favor, Executive… Read More…

June 30, 2014

BauerFinancial, Inc. has awarded County Commerce Bank, Ventura County’s award winning bank their highest rating, the Five-Star “Superior” rating for the 37th consecutive quarter, which places County Commerce Bank in the top 3.75% of banks in California. The Five-Star “Superior” rating is the highest rating and indicates that the institution… Read More…

April 30, 2014

VENTURA, CA — County Commerce Bank (OTCBB:CNYB), the only bank headquartered in Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties recognized by The Findley Reports as a “Super Premier Performing Bank” based on 2013 operating results, continued its strong earnings performance for the first quarter of 2014. The bank’s year-to-date efficiency ratio is… Read More…

April 21, 2014

VENTURA, CA — Based on 2013 financial results, Ventura County’s award winning and locally owned County Commerce Bank has been recognized by financial industry ratings organizations as one of the nation’s best performing banks and one of the highest rated banks on California’s central coast. The bank was rated a… Read More…

February 6, 2014

VENTURA, CA — County Commerce Bank (OTCBB:CNYB), the only community bank headquartered in Ventura County recognized by The Findley Reports as a “Super Premier Performing Bank” based on 2012 operating results, continued its strong earnings performance for the fourth quarter of 2013. The bank’s year-to-date efficiency ratio is 59.6% and… Read More…

October 31, 2013

VENTURA, CA — County Commerce Bank (OTCBB:CNYB), the only community bank headquartered in Ventura County recognized by The Findley Reports as a “Super Premier Performing Bank” based on 2012 operating results, continued its strong earnings performance for the third quarter of 2013. The bank’s year-to-date efficiency ratio is 59.8% and… Read More…

October 30, 2013

Blake Kreutz has been promoted to AVP/Commercial Loan Officer with County Commerce Bank, Ventura County’s Award Winning Bank. Mr. Kreutz joined the bank in 2008. The announcement was made by Richard M. Favor, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Favor stated, “Mr. Kreutz has served the bank’s clients in… Read More…

October 1, 2013

BauerFinancial, Inc. has awarded County Commerce Bank, Ventura County’s award winning bank their highest rating, the Five-Star “Superior” rating for the 34th consecutive quarter, which places County Commerce Bank in the top 3.75% of banks in California. The Five-Star “Superior” rating is the highest rating and indicates that the institution… Read More…

August 1, 2013

VENTURA, CA —  County Commerce Bank (OTCBB:CNYB), the only community bank headquartered in Ventura County recognized by The Findley Reports as a “Super Premier Performing Bank” based on 2012 operating results, continued its strong earnings performance for the second quarter of 2013.  The bank’s efficiency ratio is 59.7% and is… Read More…

July 29, 2013

BauerFinancial, Inc. has awarded County Commerce Bank, Ventura County’s award winning bank their highest rating, the Five-Star “Superior” rating for the 33rd consecutive quarter, which places County Commerce Bank in the top 3.75% of banks in California. The Five-Star “Superior” rating is the highest rating and indicates that the institution… Read More…

May 23, 2013

VENTURA, CA — Based on 2012 financial results, Ventura County’s award winning and locally owned County Commerce Bank, recognized by financial industry ratings organizations as one of the nation’s best performing banks and one of the highest rated banks on California’s central coast, recently added three more awards to their… Read More…

May 20, 2013

Ventura County’s award winning and locally owned County Commerce Bank has been recognized by the Oxnard Chamber of Commerce as the Small Business of the Year 2013. The Chamber recognizes a small business each year for significant contribution to the betterment of the Oxnard community. County Commerce Bank has participated… Read More…

May 3, 2013

County Commerce Bank, the only community bank headquartered in Ventura recognized by The Findley Reports as a “Super Premier Performing Bank” in 2012 based on 2011 operating results, today announced a 10% stock dividend for shareholders of record as of March 28, 2013. The dividend, which will be accounted for… Read More…

May 1, 2013

County Commerce Bank (OTCBB:CNYB), the only community bank headquartered in Ventura County recognized by The Findley Reports as a “Super Premier Performing Bank” based on 2012 operating results, continued its tradition of strong earnings for the first quarter of 2013. Earnings for the first quarter of 2013 were $409,000 compared… Read More…

April 24, 2013

County Commerce Bank, Ventura County’s award winning bank will hold their 2013 Annual Shareholder Meeting on Thursday, May 16, 2013 beginning at 5:30 p.m. in the Oxnard branch located at 2400 E. Gonzales Road. Joseph D. Kreutz, President and Chief Executive Officer stated, “We look forward to sharing the great… Read More…

March 19, 2013

BauerFinancial, Inc. has awarded County Commerce Bank, Ventura County’s award winning bank their highest rating, the Five-Star “Superior” rating for the 32nd consecutive quarter, which places County Commerce Bank in the top 3.75% of banks in California. The Five-Star “Superior” rating is the highest rating and indicates that the institution… Read More…

February 21, 2013

VENTURA, CA — County Commerce Bank (OTCBB:CNYB), the only community bank headquartered in Ventura County recognized by The Findley Reports as a “Super Premier Performing Bank” in 2012 based on 2011 operating results, reported 2012 as another year of exceptional earnings. Pretax earnings for the twelve months ended December 31,… Read More…

November 1, 2012

County Commerce Bank, Ventura County’s award winning bank remains the top performing, locally owned and operated bank in Ventura County. Pretax earnings for the first nine months of 2012 were $2,094,000 which resulted in after tax earnings of $1,232,000 compared to $1,106,000 for the first nine months of 2011; an… Read More…

July 25, 2012

VENTURA, CA — County Commerce Bank (OTCBB:CNYB), the only community bank headquartered in Ventura County recognized by The Findley Reports as a “Super Premier Performing Bank” based on 2011 operating results, reported strong earnings for the second quarter 2012. Earnings for the first six months of 2012 were $845,000 compared… Read More…

June 25, 2012

VENTURA, CA — County Commerce Bank (OTCBB:CNYB), the only community bank headquartered in Ventura County recognized by The Findley Reports as a “Super Premier Performing Bank” based on 2011 operating results, opened a new branch in Camarillo at 2357-B Pickwick Drive on May 14, 2012. Joseph D. Kreutz, President and… Read More…

May 8, 2012

VENTURA, CA — County Commerce Bank (OTCBB:CNYB), the only community bank headquartered in Ventura County recognized by The Findley Reports as a “Super Premier Performing Bank” based on 2011 operating results, reported higher than anticipated net income for the first quarter of 2012. Earnings for the first quarter of 2012… Read More…

April 17, 2012

VENTURA, CA — Based on 2011 financial results, Ventura County’s award winning and locally owned County Commerce Bank has been recognized by financial industry ratings organizations as one of the nation’s best performing banks and one of the highest rated banks on California’s central coast. The bank was rated a… Read More…

February 3, 2012

County Commerce Bank (OTCBB:CNYB), Ventura County’s award winning bank and the only community bank headquartered in Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties to earn the Five Star “Superior” award by BauerFinancial, Inc., reported record earnings for the year ending December 31, 2011. Total assets were $185,462,000, an 8.85% increase from December… Read More…

October 31, 2011

County Commerce Bank (OTCBB:CNYB), Ventura County’s award winning bank and the only community bank headquartered in Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties to earn the Five Star “Superior” award by BauerFinancial, Inc., reported record earnings for the third quarter 2011. Total assets were $182,896,000, an 8.64% increase from third quarter, 2010.   Total deposits… Read More…

July 28, 2011

County Commerce Bank (OTCBB:CNYB), Ventura County’s award winning bank and the only community bank headquartered in Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties to earn the Five Star “Superior” award by BauerFinancial, Inc., reported continued growth for the second quarter 2011. Total assets were $177,343,000, an 11.1% increase from second quarter, 2010…. Read More…

April 21, 2011

County Commerce Bank (OTCBB:CNYB), the only community bank headquartered in Ventura County to earn The Findley Reports’ designation as a “Super Premier Performing Bank” for the second consecutive year, reported higher than anticipated net income for the first quarter of 2011. Earnings for the first quarter of 2011 were $326,000… Read More…

April 12, 2011

VENTURA, CA — County Commerce Bank (OTCBB: CNYB) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a 10% stock dividend on the bank’s common stock outstanding. The dividend is payable April 30, 2011 to shareholders of record April 15, 2011.  The dividend will be issued in the form of additional… Read More…

April 12, 2011

VENTURA, CA — Based on 2010 financial results, locally owned County Commerce Bank has been recognized by financial industry ratings organizations as one of the nation’s best performing banks and the highest rated bank on California’s central coast. The bank outperformed every other bank headquartered in the tri-counties. During 2010, County… Read More…

February 2, 2011

County Commerce Bank (OTCBB:CNYB), the only community bank headquartered in Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties to earn the Five Star “Superior” award by BauerFinancial, Inc., reported record growth for 2010.  Total assets were $170,383,000, a 6.26% increase from December 31, 2009.    Total deposits were $150,128,000, a 7.05% increase from December… Read More…

January 5, 2011

BauerFinancial, Inc. has awarded County Commerce Bank, Ventura County’s award winning bank their highest rating, the Five-Star “Superior” rating for the 23rd consecutive quarter.  The Five-star “Superior” rating is the highest rating and indicates that the institution in one of the safest in the United States, according to the certificate… Read More…

September 27, 2010

D. A. Davidson Companies, one of the nation’s leading regional financial services holding companies has released their second quarter, 2010 summary report of financial performance for banks in the state from data provided quarterly by the FDIC and Federal Reserve. The summary report only includes community banks headquartered in the… Read More…

August 30, 2010

County Commerce Bank was nationally recognized by U.S. Banker’s magazine as one of the Top 200 Community Banks (ranked by 3-year Average ROE). The only bank headquartered in Ventura County or even on the entire central coast, County Commerce Bank was selected to be included on the list of the… Read More…

January 28, 2010

Locally owned County Commerce Bank ended 2009 with increased profits and a growing loan  portfolio, the same way it has closed out every year since its 2003 launch. Read full article: http://www.vcstar.com/news/2010/jan/28/county-commerce-bank-closes-out-09-ahead/

January 22, 2010

On Jan. 20, Ventura-based County Commerce Bank released its year-end financial statement, which  showed substantial growth in 2009.  The bank’s net income was roughly $1 million for 2009, up from  $901,000 in 2008. Read full article: http://pacbiztimes.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=1360&Itemid=81

January 20, 2010

Net income up 11.3% and total assets up 27.1% for 2009. County Commerce Bank, the only community bank headquartered in Ventura and dedicated to serving Ventura County continued strong growth in 2009. In the bank’s seventh year of operation, the bank’s net income was $1,003,000 (8.24% ROE) for 2009; up… Read More…

November 16, 2009

BauerFinancial, Inc. has awarded County Commerce Bank, Ventura County’s award winning bank their highest rating, the Five-Star “Superior” rating for the 18th consecutive quarter. County Commerce Bank is the only bank headquartered in Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties to earn five stars this quarter. The Five-star “Superior” rating is the… Read More…

October 20, 2009

Despite the lingering recession, County Commerce Bank of Ventura continued to chalk up strong  numbers through the fist nine months of 2009, President and CEO Joseph Kreutz said last week. Published in the Ventura County Star

October 3, 2009

Award-winning County Commerce Bank, the only community bank headquartered in Ventura and Santa Barbara County to earn the Five Star “Superior” award by BauerFinancial, Inc., reported continued growth during the third quarter of 2009. During the nine month period ending September 30, 2009, assets increased from $126,004,000 to $157,476,000; up… Read More…

August 6, 2009

County Commerce Bank reported solid earnings for the first half of the year, posting net income of $516,000, up from $501,000 for the same period in 2008. Read full article: http://www.vcstar.com/news/2009/aug/06/ventura-based-commerce-banks-earnings-solid/

July 28, 2009

Award-winning County Commerce Bank, the only bank headquartered in Ventura and dedicated to serving Ventura County reported continued growth during the second quarter of 2009. The bank reported net income of $516,000 for the first six months of 2009, up from $501,000 for the same period in 2008. During the… Read More…

June 29, 2009

It was announced by BauerFinancial, Inc. that County Commerce Bank, Ventura County’s award winning bank has been awarded the Five-Star “Superior” rating for the sixteenth consecutive quarter. The Five-star “Superior” rating is the highest rating and indicates that the institution in one of the safest in the United States, according… Read More…

May 14, 2009

County Commerce Bank, Ventura County ‘s award-winning bank, was recently awarded Premier Performing Bank for 2008 by Findley Reports, the fifth year in a row. The Findley Reports ratings are highly regarded and recipients are recognized throughout California as financial institutions achieving exceptional performance. Banks are rated on operating results,… Read More…

February 12, 2009

Award-winning County Commerce Bank, the only community bank headquartered in Ventura and dedicated to serving Ventura County continued strong growth in 2008. In the bank’s sixth year of operation, the bank’s net income was $900,944 (8.16% ROE) for 2008; down slightly from $1,162,803 in 2007. Capital increased $1,128,698 (10.22%) to… Read More…

October 30, 2008

Award-winning County Commerce Bank, the only community bank headquartered in Ventura and dedicated to serving Ventura County reported continued growth during the third quarter of 2008. During the nine month period ending September 30, 2008, assets increased from $109,351,000 to $126,391,000; up $16,040,000 or 15.58%. Capital increased $969,000, from $11,042,000… Read More…

July 14, 2008

County Commerce Bank, the only community bank headquartered in Ventura and dedicated to serving Ventura County reported solid profits and continued growth during the second quarter of 2008. The bank reported net income of $501,000 for the first six months of 2008. During the 12 month period ending June 30,… Read More…

April 7, 2008

County Commerce Bank, the only community bank headquartered in Ventura and dedicated to serving Ventura County, was recently awarded Premier Performing Bank for 2007 by Findley Reports, the fourth year in a row. The Findley Reports ratings are highly regarded and recipients are recognized throughout California as financial institutions achieving… Read More…

January 24, 2008

County Commerce Bank, the only community bank headquartered in Ventura and dedicated to serving Ventura County continued record breaking growth in 2007. In the bank’s fifth year of operation, the bank’s net income was $1,162,803; to provide 12.14% ROE for 2007. Capital increased 15.54% or $1,484,787 to $11,042,378 at year… Read More…