American National Bank of Texas



Our Story

Our Story

Since 1875, American National Bank of Texas (ANBTX) has served the North Texas region’s personal and business needs.
ANBTX isn’t just another bank. We are seasoned banking professionals who build lifelong partnerships with our customers. As an active participant in every community we serve, ANBTX understands the specific challenges, goals and needs of our customers like no other bank.
Because we understand, we empower customers with solutions – not just products. We listen, first and foremost. Then we build the right mix from our comprehensive offering of products and services. We deliver value-added expertise to help each customer so they can prosper in business and in life.
Our heritage and our commitment to purpose and dedication make us the solid, dependable establishment that the community has learned to count on yesterday, today and tomorrow.

Our Mission

To our customers – Build loyal, mutually profitable relationships by excelling in understanding the needs and aspirations of our clients to deliver superior value.
To our employees – Foster a team-oriented work environment that attracts, empowers and retains high performance employees who demonstrate a commitment to our mission and core values, and to personal and professional development.
To our communities – Make our communities better places to live and work through effective community involvement and reinvestment.
To our shareholders – Create long-term shareholder value through consistent quality growth in assets and earnings.


  • November 22, 1875: Terrell’s first bank (and the predecessor of American National Bank of Texas) opens its doors for business, making it one of the oldest independently-owned banks in Texas
  • 1876: The bank moves to a new headquarters in the Star Block of Terrell
  • 1882: A disastrous fire threatens the bank; fortunately, records and securities were protected in a concrete and steel vault, and the bank opens for business the next day
  • 1903: Name changes to American National Bank of Terrell
  • 1913: Walter P. Allen is named president
  • 1930: American National Bank of Terrell merges with the First National Bank
  • 1943: Ben L. Gill Jr. is named president
  • 1956: Riter C. Hulsey becomes the first recipient of the Outstanding Citizen of Terrell award
  • 1967: Riter C. Hulsey is named president
  • 1989: Robert A Hulsey is named president and CEO
  • 1995: Name changes to American National Bank of Texas (ANBTX)
  • 1998: ANBTX acquires the Bank of Van Zandt
  • 2000: www.anbtx.com launches
  • 2002: ANBTX acquires Benchmark Bank
  • 2005: ANBTX acquires Sleeper Sewell Insurance Services, Inc.
  • 2007: ANBTX acquires Citizens National Bank
  • 2008: ANBTX acquires Dallas National Bank
  • 2011: ANBTX is named a Top 100 Places to Work in DFW for the third year in a row
  • Today, with assets over $2 billion, ANBTX continues to explore the best communities, products, services and delivery systems to meet the needs of our customers today and tomorrow
Statement of Condition

Statement of Condition

View and download our 2015 consolidated statement of condition
Download PDF

Get Adobe Reader

Leaving ANB site

You are leaving the www.anbtx.com website. ANBTX provided this link for your convenience and is not responsible for the content, links, privacy or security of information on non-ANBTX sites.

I want to GO BACK
I want to CONTINUE

Online banking enrollment is temporarily unavailable. Please check back. If you need immediate attention please call our customer service number 800-837-6584.

This ANBTX online loan application is temporarily unavailable.
Please check back. If need you immediate attention please call our customer service number 800-837-6584.