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Ziegler closes tax-exempt bank direct purchase for CRC to $59m
By BBR Staff Writer
Ziegler, a specialty investment bank, has successfully closed a tax-exempt bank direct purchase for Covenant Retirement Communities (CRC).
Banking Services > Commercial Banking > News
Bank of the Sierra drops relocation plans
By BBR Staff Writer
Bank of the Sierra has purchased the property located at 86 N Main Street, Porterville, California, US, for its new office.
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CMNE to acquire Citigroup Belgian retail business
By BBR Staff Writer
US-based financial services firm Citigroup is selling its Belgian retail operations to French bank Credit Mutuel Nord Europe (CMNE) for an undisclosed price as part of its strategy to unload risky assets.
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NorthEast Community Bank submits application to convert to New York-Chartered Savings Bank
By BBR Staff Writer
NorthEast Community Bank has submitted an application to the New York State Department of Financial Services to convert its charter from a federally-chartered savings bank to a New York-chartered savings bank.
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Community Bank to acquire The Palm Bank
By BBR Staff Writer
Community Bank & Company has agreed to acquire Florida-based The Palm Bank, a subsidiary of Palm Bancorp.
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Banco Cruzeiro do Sul to buy 88.7% stake in Banco Prosper for R$55m
By BBR Staff Writer
Banco Cruzeiro do Sul, a Brazil-based provider of commercial banking services, has agreed to acquire 88.7% of Banco Prosper's capital stock for R$55m.
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Butterfield Bank names vice president, head of trust and fiduciary services
By BBR Staff Writer
Butterfield Bank (Bahamas) has appointed Timothy Colclough as vice president and head of trust and fiduciary services.
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Emigrant Savings Bank opens new branch in Greenwich Village
By BBR Staff Writer
Emigrant Savings Bank has opened a new branch in Greenwich Village.
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MutualFirst gets approvals to convert MutualBank to Indiana commercial bank
By BBR Staff Writer
MutualFirst Financial has received all regulatory approvals required for the conversion of its subsidiary MutualBank from a federal savings bank to an Indiana commercial bank charter.
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NCBC to sell two branches to Lumbee Guaranty Bank
By BBR Staff Writer
The New Century Bank, a subsidiary of New Century Bancorp, Pembroke North Carolina has signed a definitive agreement to sell two of its branches to Lumbee Guaranty Bank.
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ESSA Bancorp to acquire First Star for $24.2m
By BBR Staff Writer
ESSA Bancorp, the parent company of ESSA Bank & Trust, has agreed to acquire First Star Bancorp for $24.2m.
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Sun National Bank names SVP for South Jersey, Philadelphia markets
By BBR Staff Writer
Sun National Bank has named Anthony LaMarca as senior vice president and wholesale regional manager for its South Jersey and Philadelphia markets.
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BofA subsidiary to pay $335m to resolve allegations of lending discrimination
By BBR Staff Writer
Bank of America's Countrywide Financial subsidiary has agreed to pay $335m to resolve the US Department of Justice (DOJ) allegations of lending discrimination.
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Virginia Commerce Bank appoints CFO
By BBR Staff Writer
Virginia Commerce Bank has appointed Mark Merrill as executive vice president and CFO, effective February 2012.
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Attijariwafa bank secures license to operate from DIFC
By BBR Staff Writer
Attijariwafa bank Middle East, the subsidiary of Attijariwafa bank Group, has secured a Category 4 License to operate from the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) as a Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) authorized and regulated entity.
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