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Commerce Bank Selected as KC2026's Banking Services Provider

KANSAS CITY, Mo. –– Commerce Bank is pleased to announce its selection as the banking services provider for KC2026, the nonprofit organization overseeing strategy and delivering Host City duties for the FIFA World Cup 26™, including the FIFA Fan Festival™.

After participating in a Request for Proposal process initiated by KC2026, Commerce was chosen by a group of key leaders within the organization to provide traditional banking and depository services.

“Commerce Bank is a respected and trusted institution not just in Kansas City — one of its headquarters — but around the country,” says Katherine Holland, KC2026 Executive Director. “Selecting a banking services provider has been a top priority for KC2026, and I’m excited to begin working with Commerce on this project.”

“We are excited to provide banking services and support the tremendous efforts of KC2026 and all who are involved in making these events memorable,” said Kevin Barth, Chairman and CEO, Commerce Bank – Kansas City. “Commerce is honored to provide our creative and innovative banking solutions to KC2026 as they manage Kansas City’s World Cup and Fan Festival activities. We have a strong local presence and tradition of providing organizations across the U.S. with diverse banking solutions. We are built for helping our customers access our innovative systems both domestically and internationally.”

The FIFA World Cup is the largest and most prestigious single-sport event in the world and is followed by billions of fans across the globe. Kansas City is one of 16 Host Cities across Canada, Mexico and the United States to host the FIFA World Cup 26™. Forty-eight teams will compete for the title of World Champion.

About Commerce Bank

With $31.4 billion in assets1, Commerce Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBSH) is a regional bank holding company offering a full line of banking services through its subsidiaries, including payments solutions, investment management and securities brokerage. One of its subsidiaries, Commerce Bank, leverages nearly 160 years of proven strength and experience to help individuals and businesses solve financial challenges. In addition to offering payments solutions across the U.S., Commerce Bank currently operates full-service banking facilities across the Midwest including the St. Louis and Kansas City metropolitan areas, Springfield, Central Missouri, Central Illinois, Wichita, Tulsa, Oklahoma City, and Denver. It also maintains commercial offices in Dallas, Houston, Cincinnati, Nashville, Des Moines, Indianapolis, and Grand Rapids. Commerce delivers high-touch service and sophisticated financial solutions at regional branches, commercial offices, ATMs, online, mobile and through a 24/7 customer service line. Learn more at

1As of September 30, 2023

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