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Miami’s TotalBank Forms Creative Partnership With Iconic Pop Artist

April 4 – TotalBank, a leading, full-service community bank serving the Miami market, has announced its relationship with Romero Britto, the international artist known for using vibrant colors and bold patterns across multiple mediums.  (more…)

Citizens Survey Finds Business Owners More Optimistic

March 24 – Optimism is on the rise among owners of mid-sized U.S. companies, according to a new Citizens Commercial Banking survey examining the impact of the presidential election on the appetite for mergers and acquisitions.


Eastern Bank Launches Join Us For Good™ Campaign

March 7 – Eastern Bank, America’s oldest and largest mutual bank, has announced the launch of Join Us For Good, a program to inspire customers and communities, celebrate those who are making a difference, and rally others to join together to “create a movement” to do good things and help people prosper.


RDC Forum Set for Atlanta, March 27

February 21 – The annual RDC Summit, usually held each fall in Orlando, has given way to a new one-day format called RDC Forum. This year’s Forum is being held March 27 at the Hilton Garden Inn Downtown, Atlanta.


Penn Community Bank Launches Bank-at-Work Program with a Difference

February 21 – Penn Community Bank is proud to introduce a new program to bring no-cost financial literacy programs and convenient banking services to local businesses and schools while supporting Bucks County nonprofit organizations.


Old Dominion National Bank Expands Northern and Central Virginia Branch Network

February 14 – Old Dominion National Bank has announced that it is expanding its branch network to drive organic growth in the Washington, D.C. metro area and better serve its current and prospective Charlottesville area.  Today the bank opened two new full-service branch locations, which are located at 8601 Westwood Center Drive in Tysons Corner and 1100 East High Street in Charlottesville.


TD Bank Expands Small Business Group to Serve More Communities

February 14 – As the national economy continues to grow, demand is on the rise for loans and financial services to support small business development. In response to this need, TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®, is significantly expanding its small business team with the addition of 50 to 75 small business specialists as an investment in the communities it serves and to work with more small businesses.


BSB Bancorp Inc. Reports Year-Over-Year Earnings Growth of 73%

February 9 – BSB Bancorp, Inc., the holding company for Belmont Savings Bank, a state-chartered savings bank headquartered in Belmont, Mass., today reported net income of $3.31 million or 37 cents per diluted share for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2016, compared to net income of $2.07 million or 23 cents per diluted share for the quarter ended the previous year — for an increase in net income of 60 percent.


TD Nearly Doubles ATMs in Florida with Expansion to Select Walgreens Locations

January 27 – TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank, in partnership with Cardtronics, recently branded 189 ATMs in Walgreens locations across Florida, specifically the Miami and TampaSt. Petersburg metro areas, increasing its ATM population in the state by 96 percent. This provides TD Bank customers with added convenience and fee-free access to their cash in more places.


Popular Community Bank Launches Mobile Wallets

January 23 – Popular Community Bank, a subsidiary of Popular, Inc., has launched its newest technology release, the enablement of three leading mobile wallets for its debit cards.


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