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April 23, 2014 Popular (BPOP) in San Juan, Puerto Rico, has found buyers for its regional operations in Illinois, California and central...
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April 22, 2014 Republic First Bancorp in Philadelphia has raised $45 million through a private placement.
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April 22, 2014 NewBridge Bancorp in Greensboro, N.C., is planning to retool its retail banking operations in a move that will eliminate 5% of...
Peoples Bancorp to Buy North Akron Savings in Ohio
April 21, 2014 Peoples Bancorp in Marietta, Ohio, has agreed to buy North Akron Savings Bank in Ohio. Peoples said in a press release Monday...
SunTrust Reports Higher Earnings on Increased Commercial Lending
April 21, 2014 SunTrust Banks in Atlanta said its quarterly profit rose 16% as it made more commercial loans.
First Defiance, First Community Terminate Ohio Merger
April 21, 2014 First Defiance Financial in Defiance, Ohio, isn't going to buy First Community Bank in Columbus, Ohio, after all.
First Security in Ky. Raises $30M with Private Placement
April 18, 2014 First Security in Owensboro, Ky., has raised $30 million through a private placement. The $500 million-asset company said it...
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April 18, 2014 Home BancShares in Conway, Ark., has agreed to buy Florida Traditions Bank in Dade City, Fla. The $6.8 billion-asset Home said...
Revenue Woes Forcing Regionals to Examine More Cuts
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April 17, 2014 BB&T in Winston-Salem, N.C., narrowly missed Wall Street's first-quarter expectations because of sluggish loan growth.
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