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Since 1968, we have been serving our clients with courtesy, competency and concern for their financial success. Call or visit any of our convenient locations today or click on any link to discover why at American Bank and Trust Company, Success Happens Here.





American Bank and Trust Company, N.A.

(wholly-owned subsidiary of AmBank Holdings, Inc.)


Established: October 1968

Corporate Headquarters – Davenport, Iowa

Asset Size: $340 Million
Total Employees: 130
Head Office:

Davenport, IA

Rock Island, IL (3)
Moline, IL
Milan, IL
Geneva, IL
Elburn, IL
Davenport, IA
Trust Offices: Rock Island, IL
St. Charles, IL


American Bank and Trust began as a neighborhood, Illinois state-chartered bank on the Hilltop in Rock Island, Illinois with a simple idea – that customers should receive the same kind of friendly and personalized service we would appreciate ourselves. 45 years later, this simple philosophy has helped us grow to become a $340 million, locally-owned, full service, national association chartered, community bank with a network of over 130 associates, 7 ATMs and 8 retail locations in the Quad Cities and northeast Illinois. Our primary emphasis is to provide excellent service at a fair price and to establish, develop and retain long-term, relationship banking opportunities. We are passionate and accountable for the financial success of each client served. Our clients enjoy a complete range of custom-tailored services such as: personal banking, commercial banking, electronic financial services, cash management, consumer loans, mortgage loans, trust services, wealth management and insurance solutions all delivered with courtesy, competency and concern.


Much of our history also revolves around our focus on the needs of local businesses. We believe there will always be a place in for a bank that provides personalized service and local decision making.


We also appreciate the value and efficiency of technology and the value of a knowledgeable staff housed at convenient locations where our clients can interact and bank with people they know, trust and who truly understand their financial needs.


American Bank and Trust endorses a community-oriented spirit, fostered by an experienced, energetic leadership team that includes a unique blend of business entrepreneurs and experienced banking professionals. It’s a perspective that has served our clients well, and has also allowed us to expand our product offerings and expertise in two separate and distinct market areas.


Our community involvement includes a long standing commitment of supporting local institutions and initiatives through dollars and volunteer hours contributed. Whether you look at funds spent locally, mortgage loans originated, businesses assisted or charities supported, we make every effort to invest in the prosperity of the local communities we serve.


While we’re proud of our growth, we also realize and appreciate the values which have fueled our prosperity, as well as our clients who allow us the privilege to serve them each day. You can bank with us in confidence knowing our strict regard for your financial goals, information security, and success.  Your business will always be treated with integrity and confidentiality. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender.