Community Bank

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Community Bank

An independent, locally-owned commercial bank. It operates exclusively in and derives its funds from the community in which it is based. It is sometimes easier to obtain a loan from a community bank because it may have better knowledge of the local market. It is also known as an independent bank.
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Lubow has previously served with a number of independent banks in such positions as president, chief executive officer, and chief operating officer.
As a local, independent bank, Community National will be able to provide a combination of personalized service and fast, home-based decision-making that larger regional banks just can't deliver.
Established in 1846, Berkshire Bank is one of Massachusetts' oldest and largest independent banks and is the largest banking institution based in western Massachusetts.
Paul Travelers (NYSE:STA) today announced that it has been named the preferred provider for bank insurance products by the Independent Banks of South Carolina (IBSC).
The Independent Banks of South Carolina is just one of a number of Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) member affiliates with which we're proud to be a partner," said Craig Collins, national director of community banks, St.
The bank center will support community banks operating on the Heartland Community Bank Program, which allows independent banks to offer merchant credit card processing and other value-added services to their business customers without financial risk or liability.
We are very pleased to offer our local, independent banks access to a specialized group of individuals specifically trained to handle the needs of the banking community," said Mike Hammer, executive vice president of sales and marketing, HPS.
Established in 1862, American Savings Bank is one of Connecticut's oldest and largest independent banks.
correspondent services addresses corporate financing to support merger and acquisition activities, ESOP leveraging, stock repurchasing and various forms of capital debt to support operating activities of independent banks throughout the Western United States.
a management and consulting firm for financial institutions, has provided the organizational financing for the formation of a new independent bank, The Bank of Lakewood (In- organization) to be headquartered in Lakewood, California.
First Independent Bank and Rutherford Bank and Trust today were subsequently merged with the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, Greene County Bank, with Greene County Bank as the surviving entity.
IBC is a bank holding company for First Independent Bank, which has four offices in Gallatin and Hendersonville, Tennessee, and Rutherford Bank and Trust, with three offices in Murfreesboro and Smyrna, Tennessee.

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