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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.


California's fintech startups are invading New York


In some ways, the moves are natural for tech startups with financial ambitions. Despite the growing success of fintech upstarts hailing from San Francisco, Wall Street institutions remain on top of the financial world.


Organizers planning new bank in New York area


PiNG Bank, which would be based in Jersey City, is being proposed by former bankers at Cross River Bank, Citigroup and GSL Savings Bank.


Sterling in New York creates group to bank technology companies


The company hired two bankers from CIBC to lead the newly formed group.


JPMorgan weighs shifting thousands of jobs out of New York area


Executives are deciding what roles could be relocated to lower-cost hubs such as Plano, Texas; Columbus, Ohio; and Wilmington, Del


City National bolsters its East Coast presence


The Los Angeles bank is taking its wealth management and entertainment financing businesses to Miami and Long Island as part of its effort to expand nationally.


Community Bank System expanding in western N.Y. with latest merger


The company agreed to buy Steuben Trust for $107 million.


Sterling in N.Y. continues to reshape its loan book with acquisitions


The company has agreed to buy a portfolio of commercial loans from Santander Bank.


Israel Discount Bank in New York has new CEO


Ziv Biron succeeded Uri Levin, who was named CEO of Discount Bank, IDB's Israeli parent company.


Customers Bancorp banking cannabis firms in New York, Pennsylvania


The company will offer deposit-related services to firms with permits for hemp and CBD.