With Challenges Mounting for Banks, Stearns Bank’s 3rd Quarter Results Reinforce its Strong Capital

St. Cloud, Minn. (November 21, 2023) – Stearns Bank, N.A., a Minnesota-based financial institution, continues to maintain strong capital with Tier 1 Leverage at more than 19% based on its financial reports released for the 3rd quarter, more than two times stronger than the 9.26% Tier 1 capital leverage ratio reported as the average for all banks for Quarter 3 by bankregdata.com. Stearns Bank stands out with its financial discipline and strategies in building strength of capital, continually delivering peace of mind to its customers across the U.S. as additional banks fail and regulators cite others for deficient capital and liquidity.