Va. bank raises $39M after two years of significant loan growth


Total loans at Old Dominion National Bank have tripled since 2016.


Grameen America eyes banks in ambitious push to expand microlending effort


The nonprofit is turning to banks and social impact investors to support a newly created fund designed to significantly increase the size of its loan portfolio over five years.


Investor groups buying large stake in Bank Leumi USA


MSD Capital, which manages the assets of Michael Dell, and Endicott Management will pay $141 million for a 15% stake in the U.S. unit of Israel's Bank Leumi.


Where fintech dollars will go in 2018


Banks plan to spend more on blockchain and AI in the coming year, and appear willing to explore new technology partnerships.


Dutch State sells stake of about $1.8 billion in ABN Amro


The Dutch government sold a third stake in ABN Amro Group NV, taking advantage of a rally in the shares of the nationalized lender.


Fintech’s future is in the back end


The consumer banking experience still needs work. But instead of investing money in consumer-facing products, we must invest in critical yet less sexy infrastructure improvements.


The hazards of consumer choice in banking


Policymakers speak of expanding consumer choice, but for the vast majority of borrowers and investors, standardizing choices that make the most financial sense has greater merit.