MBA Manuals, Publications and Forms
MBA Blue Book Directory
The MBA Blue Book is the most complete compendium of information on Michigan banking institutions available anywhere. The registry contains listings of Michigan banks and bank holding companies, associate members, regulators and federal agencies. The directory not only features a Buyer’s Guide section that lists major suppliers of services to Michigan banking institutions, but now also has a glossary of banking terms and a listing of the Register of Deeds offices in the state of Michigan. Download order form.
Compensation and Benefits Survey
MBA Service Corporation conducts this survey annually to provide data on the pay practices and benefit offerings of community and commercial banks in Michigan.
- Provides information and guidance for management in making compensation decisions
- Is very effective when used in conjunction with other information, such as local labor market conditions, the bank’s desired level of competitiveness with the market, the bank’s recruiting experiences, etc...
- Is the most comprehensive survey of its kind in Michigan and is exclusive to the financial industry
This survey provides information on nearly a hundred specific job titles that are grouped by regions and by bank asset size. Over seventy percent of Michigan FDIC insured institutions provide data to this survey.
To purchase the most recent publication of the MBA’s Compensation & Benefits Survey, please contact the Employee Benefits Division at 517-342-9062. Download order form.
Outside Directors Survey
This Outside Directors Survey offers key information pertaining to the frequency of annual board and committee meetings, fees paid for various levels of Board services, and benefits available to the outside Directors. Statistics are differentiated by region, bank’s asset size, and number of full-time employees. The mandatory retirement age, year-end bonus, and any absences allowed without change to fees paid are also contained within the survey.
To purchase the most recent publication of the MBA’s Outside Directors Survey, please contact the Employee Benefits Division at 517-342-9062. Download order form.
Consumer Lending Forms
MBA Service Corporation provides consumer lending forms at a competitive price to member banks. The forms are fully compliant with Michigan Lending Law and are kept up-to-date by Warner Norcross & Judd, LLP. Forms are generally purchased by the bank for distribution to their dealers. Forms can be customized and are currently being ordered by a large number of banks across the State.
The MBA Fifth Edition Record Retention and Destruction Manual-Released in October 2011
Since 1972, Michigan Bankers Association has been providing Michigan financial institutions with this invaluable tool to guide Members through both Michigan and Federal laws regulating record retention. As regulations change, the MBA will be offering future annual supplements that will be automatically shipped to those banks who purchased a manual unless you opt out of the subscription program. The manual is written and updated by the MBA’s legal counsel, Warner, Norcross & Judd LLP and can be purchased in either a CD or Hardcover version.