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Signature chief expects stable margins, volatile provisions in 2020


While the New York bank has a handle on deposit pricing, Joseph DePaolo said a new accounting standard will play tricks with how it addresses credit quality.


Why this regional bank is dumping N.Y. multifamily loans


People's United in Connecticut is letting the loans run off its books as it invests in higher-yielding commercial loans.


In rebuke of CFPB, states look to get tough on debt collectors


In another sign of state officials trying to outdo the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, governors in California and New York want greater authority to license and oversee the debt collection industry.


First Republic adding half-dozen branches in Manhattan


The San Francisco bank is also bulking up in Florida and Wyoming, no-tax states where many of its affluent clients have retired or have second homes.


Norwood entering upstate New York with latest bank acquisition


The Pennsylvania company will pay $80 million for the parent of USNY Bank.


Northfield adding Staten Island branches with VSB purchase


The New Jersey company will pay $63 million for the parent of Victory State Bank.


Industrial evolution: Black-owned D.C. bank set to expand in New York


Industrial Bank CEO Doyle Mitchell has spent countless hours in New York since his bank bought the failed City National in November, meeting with existing customers and plotting his growth plans.


Evans Bancorp turns to acquisition to enter a new market


The New York company will enter Rochester as part of its $35 million purchase of FSB Bancorp.


CNB expanding western New York operations with Bank of Akron deal


The Pennsylvania company will pay $65 million for six branches that will join its Buffalo, N.Y., division.


Pause in rate cuts will mean more M&A in 2020, says OceanFirst chief


Christopher Maher, who has announced seven bank deals since 2015, says a stable rate outlook will help buyers and sellers crunch merger numbers.