A Banker & Tradesman Banking Blog
Heading into 2018, management and the board of directors at the parent company of Belmont Savings Bank saw that there was no shortage of challenges in front of them if they were to sustain their successful track record of loan and earnings growth.
Earlier this month, organizations and stakeholders from across the finance ecosystem came together for Boston Fintech Week, a volunteer-led, grassroots effort that put together 35 free events in Downtown Boston.
The U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency announced earlier this month that it would begin accepting applications for national bank charters from fintech companies, a move that will likely streamline the regulatory process for pioneers in the banking space.
Community banks and credit unions see themselves as an extension of the communities in which they operate, and for the most part, they really are.
In the latest example of a company expanding its understanding of a work-life balance, six-month-old Hendrix has aged out of Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union’s bring your baby to work program.
When news came out in November that the U.S. Senate Banking Committee had filed a bipartisan bill that would scale back large portions of the Dodd-Frank Act, the banking community cheered.
Community banks and credit unions pride themselves on the contributions they make to their communities. While these great acts can certainly be their own reward, financial institutions also deserve
Seema Hingorani in 2015 founded Girls Who Invest, a nonprofit aimed at getting more female fund managers into asset management and other realms of finance.
Representatives from Diebold Nixdorf, a leading provider of ATM and retail technology to banks, credit unions and retail stores, are traveling across the country in an 18-wheeler as part of their U.S. Connections Tour to show what the future of the retail store and bank branch will look like.
Today’s guest post comes from researchers at Ohio University’s online master of financial economics program, sharing tips for successfully advising Millennials in their financial decisions.
Every lender wants to hire more loan officers, but some will find that asking prices these days might just crush whatever profitability they thought they might have had. How can
Well, readers, I’ve got pie on my face today. I’ve written about more than one bank rebranding recently, and one of those was Reading Cooperative.
I’ve always been interested in demographic trends and what that means for the industries we cover here at B&T. In this week’s paper, I wrote about how employers are looking at the older end of their workforce.
If you value the differences in people, the differences will create value.
It’s no secret that technology is rapidly changing the way we lead our lives and do business. Countless tasks that were once considered time-consuming and tedious can now be completed with the swipe of a finger and a tap on a screen.
Veterans often say they want a hand up, not a hand out, and that’s exactly what Eastern Bank is trying to provide with its latest charitable donation.
This Week’s Poll
- Marlborough Industrial Building Sold for $6.5M
- These Vendors Will Anchor Landmark Center's New Time Out Market
- Santander Taps Athenahealth Manager to Lead Specialized Banking Group
- South Boston Office Building Sells for $33.5M
- Harvard COOP Property Sold to Florida Investor