Banking Industry was lobbying for .bank
But as I read this http://www.uniteddomains.com/new-top-level-domain/bank-domain-registration/
Domain Security Company is a Wisconsin-based LLC that will establish .SECURE and .BANK. The company's goal is to make the Internet a safer and more secure place by employing a mix of technology and processes including industry standards for high security websites.
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I have some serious doubt that it is finally owned by banking industry but by another commercial affliate network.