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Community Banker Urges Peers to Fight for Reg Relief
September 22, 2014 Rebeca Romero Rainey, the CEO of Centinel Bank of Taos, will use part of her speech at a Federal Reserve conference on small...
Zions to Redeem $500 Million in Senior Debt
September 16, 2014 Zions Bancorp. in Salt Lake City is looking to redeem up to $500 million of senior notes.
Pilgrim Bancorp. to Buy North Central Texas Bancshares
September 15, 2014 Pilgrim Bancorp. in Mount Pleasant, Texas, has agreed to buy North Central Texas Bancshares in Wichita Falls, Texas.
'We Had to Sell': W.L. Ross' Lockhart on Rising Bank Valuations
September 11, 2014 Private-equity firms, as investor-driven organizations, have an obligation to consider cashing out when top-performing bank...
Cape Bancorp to Buy Colonial Financial in New Jersey
September 11, 2014 Cape Bancorp in Cape May Courthouse, N.J., has agreed to buy Colonial Financial Services in Vineland, N.J.
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Jury Verdict Hits East West in Los Angeles with $39M in Damages
September 9, 2014 East West Bancorp in Los Angeles has been hit with a nearly $39 million in damages tied to a lawsuit from a borrower.
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