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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 Tampa–St. 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.
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.
January 23 – Seeking to better align its international banking services with the customers they serve, Wells Fargo & Company has announced that its International Group will be integrated into other Wholesale Banking business lines, enhancing how they serve middle market, corporate and financial institution customers doing business globally.
January 16 – A unique educational collaboration has been announced between the AARP Fraud Watch Network and People’s United Bank, N.A., with the goal of better protecting consumers in the northeast against fraud and scams.
January 16 – OneUnited Bank, the largest black-owned bank in America, has partnered with the African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) and BMe Community (BMe) to bring a powerful series of financial literacy videos to Black America that will underscore the importance of financial literacy, buying Black, banking Black and the genius of collective economics. Topics will include the importance of saving for the future, how to power up your credit score, millennials and money, banking based on your values and how the #BankBlack and #BuyBlack movement can create jobs and support community development.