Rockland Trust

Rockland Trust to Acquire Blue Hills Bank

The parent company of Rockland Trust announced yesterday that it would acquire the parent company of Hyde Park-based Blue Hills Bank in a deal that will give Rockland the largest deposit share in Massachusetts, the largest branch network and bring the company over $11 billion in assets.

Personnel File

Bay State Savings Bank Worcester-based Bay State Savings Bank promoted Heather Belair to vice president and virtual branch manager at its 28 Franklin St. location in Worcester. Belair joined Bay State Savings Bank’s Auburn High School branch as a part-time student teller in 2003. After graduating, she became a full-time teller and has since...

Community Good Works

Blue Hills Bank makes a large donation to celebrate its hometown’s 150-year anniversary, an Eagle Scout is rewarded by a local bank and realtors pitch in to help build a Habitat home in Duxbury.

Blue Hills Bank

Blue Hills Bancorp Reports Q3 Earnings

Blue Hills Bancorp, the holding company of Blue Hills Bank, reported net income of $3.8 million, or $0.16 per diluted share, for the third quarter of 2017, compared to net income of $1.6 million, or $0.07 per diluted share, for the third quarter of 2016.

Melrose, Pilgrim Bank May Soon Be On The Market

Seven mutual banks and holding companies converted to stock companies between 2010 and 2014, often an indicator that they may be fishing for a buyer. Four of those seven will complete the state-mandated three-year waiting period following the completion of an initial public offering, and be eligible for acquisition this year.

Community Good Works

Blue Hills Bank staff get their hands dirty as volunteer landscapers and East Cambridge Savings Bank writes a $10K check to support local businesses in this week’s community good works.

Personnel File

Tighe & Bond adds three to its team, Eastern Bank announced two leadership appointments and 10 other organizations announce personnel changes in this week’s personnel file.

Rachel Chisholm

Rachel Chisholm describes herself as a “people person,” and it is apparent that she thrives on her community involvement, dedication to advancing her employees and assisting her customers. “I love mentoring, developing, coaching people. Between that and the customers, I think that’s my favorite – really interacting. I’m a people person, so having that interaction with people is really the highlight.”

Personnel File

Blue Hills Bank, Cushman & Wakefield and Fidelity Bank are among those institutions announcing changes to personnel in this week’s roundup.

Personnel File

Blue Hills Bank, Cambridge Chamber of Commerce and MassDevelopment are among those announcing changes to personnel in this week’s roundup.