Credit union to buy Colorado branches from Liberty Savings


Blue Federal Credit Union in Wyoming will also gain about $100 million in deposits.


Banks try pooling resources to help defray AML costs


A North Carolina group is trying to take regulators' cue to work together. A successful effort could encourage others to follow its lead.


Heartland in Ohio to enter Cincinnati with latest bank acquisition


The company agreed to pay $41 million for Victory Community Bank.


Three bank failures in one week: A blip or something worse?


Recent closings could portend a stiffer regulatory stance on capital adequacy and risk.


Group applies to form bank in Ohio


The application for Riverside Bank of Dublin comes just six months after another group opened a bank in a nearby market.


First Federal parent announces merger with Cincinnati mutual


Warsaw Federal will keep its name and charter after joining First Mutual Holding in Lakewood, Ohio.


OCC approves Fifth Third’s conversion to national bank


The Cincinnati bank applied in May to convert its Ohio state charter amid an expansion into Texas and Colorado and the completion of its merger with MB Financial.


The ‘safety in numbers’ approach to bank M&A


A proposed combination of First Defiance and United Financial is designed to create an Ohio company that can better weather shocks from lower rates and economic uncertainty.


Ohio banks announce $473 million merger


The deal between First Defiance and United Community would create a $6 billion-asset bank.


Farmers National expands near Cleveland with Maple Leaf purchase


Farmers will pay $40 million for the bank, which is in an affluent area in northeast Ohio.