BauerFinancial Inc., the nation’s premier bank-rating firm, recently announced that Midland-based FirstCapital Bank of Texas has been awarded Bauer’s 5-Star rating for the 23rd consecutive time. To earn this top rating, the bank must excel under a rigorous, independent analysis of its financial condition. FirstCapital Bank of Texas has done so continuously since June 2016.
“FirstCapital Bank of Texas, and other community banks like it, are uniquely positioned to help local people and businesses when times are unpredictable,” says Karen Dorway, president of Bauer Financial. “As an integral part of the community, community bankers have the intimate knowledge of exactly how given circumstances may affect neighbors and friends. That knowledge, combined with the ability to think, act and react locally, means that decisions can be made faster and implemented in the best manner possible for the community.”
FirstCapital opened its doors for business on November 17, 1998. FirstCapital is a community bank serving the people of West Texas, North Texas, the Texas Panhandle and Texas Hill Country with offices in Amarillo, Burkburnett, Byers, Dallas, Fredericksburg, Henrietta, Horseshoe Bay, Lubbock, Marble Falls, Midland and Wichita Falls.
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