M&T Bank

Pranks at CFPB, tax cuts' impact and bitcoin: Top stories of the week

12/08/17

For the second week in a row, the CFPB's leadership shakeout dominated readers' attention, while a regional banker discussed efforts to fight hacking and the impact of the tax cuts, and bitcoin's price soared.

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Buying season ahead? Banks increasingly talk up M&A

10/20/17

Flush with capital and facing stiff competition for customers, many regional banks appear to be mulling acquisitions to accelerate growth.

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Settlement costs eat into M&T's 3Q profit

10/18/17

Strong gains in net interest income offset a decline in fee income, but a recent settlement with the federal government over alleged misconduct at its Wilmington Trust unit weighed on the Buffalo company's overall results.

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M&T's Wilmington Trust to pay $44M to settle allegations of loan fraud

10/11/17

Wilmington Trust and some of its executives had been accused of intentionally understating past-due loans in 2009 and 2010.

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M&T Bank, four years and $400M later, released from enforcement action

07/28/17

The Buffalo, N.Y., bank has been freed from an enforcement order that required an upgrade of its anti-money-laundering compliance systems. The Fed had ordered the upgrade as a condition for approval of its acquisition of Hudson City Bancorp.

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Low interest rates are hurting the middle class

04/25/17

Monetary policy was intended to act as an accelerant for an economy in recession, and did in fact accomplish that goal early on; however, its benefits have waned, if not reversed, over time.

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M&T Bank’s profit rises on accounting change, margin improvement

04/17/17

A new accounting policy and improved profit margins fueled M&T Bank’s double-digit profit growth in the first quarter.

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The real-world impact of Dodd-Frank, stress tests and other regs

04/04/17

In his annual letter to shareholders, M&T Bank chief Robert Wilmers laid out in compelling detail how government policies intended to protect American families have ultimately stymied economic growth.

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One-size-fits-all rulemaking hurts regional banks: M&T’s Wilmers

04/04/17

Because the fates of banks and the communities they serve are so intertwined, the regulatory impacts borne by regional banks are inextricably linked to the repercussions experienced by their customers.

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M&T's Wilmers joins billionaires club off bank stock rally

01/19/17

The rally in bank stocks since Donald Trump's surprise victory in November has minted a new billionaire banker ahead of Friday's inauguration: M&T Bank CEO Robert Wilmers.

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