Bremer Financial Corporation, founded in 1943 by Otto Bremer, is the holding company for Bremer Bank, which operates more than 100 branches across Minnesota, North Dakota, and Wisconsin. It offers traditional retail banking services, such as checking and savings accounts, certificates of deposit, and credit cards. Altogether, commercial real estate loans, business loans, and residential mortgages account for the bulk of the company's lending activities. The bank, which boasts $6.7 billion in deposits and has provided $6.3 billion in loans, is also a prominent agricultural lender. Bremer Bank also provides private banking, wealth management, financial planning, insurance, and trust services.