Massachusetts

Cape Cod Five makes sure its interns stick around

09/13/18

Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank has transformed its summer intern program so that it is more structured and attracts students who could see themselves staying in the industry.

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Nonprofit for at-risk kids is helping banks solve cyber talent shortage

08/23/18

BNY Mellon, JPMorgan and Bank of America are recruiting interns from Year Up, many of whom lack college degrees but are trained in high-demand fields such as cybersecurity and anti-money-laundering.

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Why bank M&A has been so quiet in the Northeast

07/30/18

Once a hotbed of activity, the region has reported the fewest bank mergers since the financial crisis.

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Hometown Financial enters eastern Mass. with Pilgrim acquisition

07/25/18

The $54 million purchase of Pilgrim Bancshares will give Hometown branches in all three regions of Massachusetts.

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Tapping the market: Why this bank helped brew a craft beer

07/20/18

Avidia Bank in Massachusetts collaborated with Exhibit 'A' Brewing to produce and sell an IPA as part of a plan to boost marketing to small businesses and millennials.

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Crossing state lines: Peoples to enter Connecticut with first acquisition

07/18/18

PeoplesBancorp in Holyoke, Mass., has agreed to buy First Suffield Financial in Connecticut for $60 million.

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This black-owned bank treats activism as a business line

07/18/18

OneUnited in Boston recently issued a debit card supporting immigrants, taking a public stand on a divisive national issue.

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Equifax reaches deal with 8 states on steps to avoid future breaches

06/27/18

Under a consent order with Texas and seven other states, the Atlanta-based credit reporting firm agreed to shore up its information security efforts, but it will not have to pay any financial penalties.

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Radius in Boston working with fintech firm on online business checking platform

06/12/18

The internet-only bank plans to offer businesses a way to quickly open accounts online.

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Four de novo organizers settle on their banks' names

05/31/18

A group in North Carolina has finally gone public with its brand, and three other de novos have already been rebranded.

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