Bank History

BTC BANK is a community bank founded on the traditional values of personal customer service and sound banking practices. BTC’s continued tradition of serving our friends and neighbors with courteous, professional banking services maintains its standard of excellence today. We are agriculturally minded, service oriented and driven to strengthen the communities we serve.  We safeguard the assets of our customers by creating a strong financial base through sound loans, investments and quality service.

The Bethany Trust Company was established on September 19th, 1919  in Bethany Missouri.

  • 1998 – BTC Bank acquired the Bank of Gallatin/First State Bank in Gallatin.
  • 1999 – Celebrated our 80th anniversary in September, changed our name to BTC Bank, and opened a new facility in Albany.
  • 2003 – Acquired the First Bank of Missouri in Pattonsburg.
  • 2005 –  Opened our second location in Bethany, with plans to later relocate our BTC Headquarters.
  • 2007 – Completed construction and opened our Chillicothe BTC Bank Branch.
  • 2008 – Closed our original Main Branch location and relocated our headquarters to 3606 Miller Street, Bethany.
  • 2011 – Expanded across state lines to open a full service BTC Bank Branch in Lamoni, Iowa.
  • 2014 – Opened our seventh full service bank, located in Carrollton.
  • 2015 – Completed construction and moved into our new permanent Carrollton location, and opened a BTC Bank loan office in Boonville.
  • 2016 – Upgraded our Boonville loan office to a full service BTC Bank Branch.
  • 2017 – The year started off strong with BTC Bank assets at $441,467,484.00. BTC Bank opened our ninth full service branch, located in the Beaman, MO area.

We know our success is a direct reflection of the continuously loyal customers in our local communities and we strive to provide progressive banking services without sacrificing hometown hospitality.  The money you deposit with our bank is reinvested back into the communities we serve and provides many opportunities for our people. As the market demands, we hope to continue to grow and expand into agriculturally driven areas that have a need for Community Banking products and services. At BTC Bank, we really are proud to be Community Minded…Just Like You.

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