Bank of the Ozarks News & Insights Blog

11 Jun 2018

Check Out the New Mural at Our Miami Wynwood Branch

Earlier this month, St. Petersburg artist and muralist extraordinaire, Chad Mize, filled the big wall at our Wynwood (Miami, FL) branch with a wonderful abstract color blast. Wynwood is an art district that showcases the work of some of the world’s best-known street artists and we’re excited to become a part of this “outdoor museum.” […]

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01 May 2018

Bank of the Ozarks Leaders Ranked #17 Among 50 Most Important Figures of Commercial Real Estate Finance

The Commercial Observer, a leading commercial real estate publication, has recognized four leaders from Bank of the Ozarks’ Real Estate Specialties Group (RESG) among the 50 most important figures of commercial real estate finance. This marks the second year in a row that Bank of the Ozarks team members have been featured in this list. […]

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24 Apr 2018

Bank of the Ozarks to Construct Fourth Operations Building in Ozark, Arkansas and Add Jobs to Support Growth

Bank of the Ozarks will construct its fourth operations building in downtown Ozark, Arkansas and create as many as 133 new jobs in Ozark over the next five years. Plans for the new building and job growth in Ozark were announced April 19. Governor of Arkansas Asa Hutchinson, Arkansas Economic Development Commission (“AEDC”) Director Mike […]

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19 Apr 2018

We’ve Been Named the Top Performing Bank in Our Asset Size for the Eighth Year Running!

We are excited to announce that Bank of the Ozarks has been named the nation’s best performing bank in our asset size category by S&P Global Market Intelligence ranking of regional banks for 2017. This marks the 12th time we’ve received a “Top Performing” honor in the past 8 years by multiple publications including S&P […]

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12 Apr 2018

Bank of the Ozarks Announces First Quarter 2018 Earnings

Today, Bank of the Ozarks  announced earnings for the first quarter of 2018 net income was $113.1 million, a 26.9% increase from $89.2 million for the first quarter of 2017. George Gleason, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, stated, “We are very pleased to report our excellent results for the first quarter of 2018, including record net […]

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15 Mar 2018

Coming Soon: Bank OZK

Bank of the Ozarks (NASDAQ: OZRK) announced today that it intends to change its name to Bank OZK as part of a strategic rebranding.  The bank has proposed the name change in its proxy materials for the 2018 annual meeting of shareholders to be held on May 7, 2018. Bank of the Ozarks’ presence and […]

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08 Mar 2018

OZRK Labs Named Best Fintech to Work for by American Banker for 2018

This week, OZRK Labs, a division of Bank of the Ozarks, was named 1 of the 20 best Fintechs to work for by American Banker. Located in St Petersburg, Florida, OZRK Labs plays an integral strategic role developing next generation tools that make banking convenient, fun and secure. It is a full-fledged technology laboratory within […]

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06 Feb 2018

Powerful Fraud Protection When You Pay Online

  Your Bank of the Ozarks Visa Debit Card Builds Confidence and Peace of Mind Whether you’re shopping online at home or on-the-go, your Bank of the Ozarks Debit Card is the ideal way to pay. It provides powerful protection against unauthorized transactions. So you can pay with confidence from anywhere and you know your purchase […]

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Your Visa Debit Card is the Perfect Way to Pay for Every Little Thing

Whatever you need, Visa Debit is a great way to pay. Nothing’s too small for your Bank of the Ozarks Visa Debit Card. It’s the perfect way to pay and it’s already in your wallet. From the donut shop to the dime store, you can use your debit card at millions of places that accept […]

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31 Jan 2018

Wisdom You Can Take to the Goal Line

Over on social channels, we’re celebrating Super Bowl LII with wisdom from some of football’s legendary coaches. Be sure to check out the #SuperBowlWeekQuotes hashtag by following us on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook. A great coach understands the impact their words can have on people. These coaches are respected because they taught their players how to win, but […]

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16 Jan 2018

Bank of the Ozarks Announces Record Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Earnings

Bank of the Ozarks  announced in the press release that net income for the fourth quarter of 2017 was a record $146.2 million, a 66.5% increase from $87.8 million for the fourth quarter of 2016. For the full year of 2017, net income was a record $421.9 million, a 56.3% increase from net income of […]

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12 Jan 2018

Keep Tabs on Your Debit Card with CardValet

Save time and gain peace of mind knowing you can control the cards in your wallet with the phone in your pocket. CardValet protects your card against fraud and allows you to track spending from your mobile phone. Get instant alerts whenever your card is used, customized according to your preferences. Freeze your card if […]

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