Banking & Savings

First Federal to open new branch on Bainbridge

First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Port Angeles will be opening a new bank branch on Bainbridge Island next year. The new branch will be located at 323 NE High School Road in early 2018. Troy Wills, vice president of First Federal, said the community banker was excited to be bringing its business to the island. “We are excited ...

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Moneycorp’s new savings account holds pounds and euros

Foreign exchange specialist firm Moneycorp has launched its first savings account under its new banking arm – and it allows savers to hold both pounds and euros. The Gibraltar-based company’s 90-day notice account pays 1.3 per cent interest and it is open to both savers and small businesses. But the real attraction for some savers will be that they can ...

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Belmont Savings Bank Named To Sandler O’Neill’s Sm-All Star Class Of 2017

Well-known in Massachusetts for its tremendous growth in recent years, Belmont Savings Bank is now being recognized as one of the best performing community banks in the country. Sandler O’Neill, a full-service investment banking, has named Belmont Savings Bank to its Sm-All Star Award Class of 2017 for banks with a market-cap of $2.5 billion that demonstrate exceptional growth, profitability, ...

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What to ask at European banking interviews, by Deutsche Bank

https://news.efinancialcareers.com/uk-en/213388/70-top-banking-interview-questions-and-how-to-answer-them/ We’re approaching the end of year dead-zone for banking interviews involving senior and front office positions, but this doesn’t mean we’re in an interviewing interregnum. Even now, there are graduate interviews and internship interviews, and interviews involving people who are out of the market or who are willing to move without having their bonuses for 2017 bought out.  If you ...

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Malvern Bancorp, Inc., Receives National Recognition Award from Sandler O’Neill + Partners, L.P.

PAOLI, Pa., Sept. 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Malvern Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLVF) (the “Company”), parent company of Malvern Federal Savings Bank (“Malvern” or the “Bank”), is pleased to announce that it has been named to the exclusive Sandler O’Neill + Partners L.P. “2017 Bank & Thrift Sm-All Stars”  list as a top performing publicly traded Bank in the nation. Sandler ...

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Research From PurePoint® Financial Shows The American Dream Is Changing As Savings Stagnates

NEW YORK, Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — As the U.S. savings rate drops to a five-yeari low, a new national survey conducted by PurePoint® Financial, a division of MUFG Union Bank, N.A., reveals a significant shift in how many Americans define the “American Dream,” as their financial foundations feel increasingly unstable. 71 percent of Americans feel the American Dream has changed, ...

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Confusion About Overdraft Coverage Can Cost You Dearly

Many consumers have major misconceptions about overdraft coverage on checking accounts, and this confusion could be costing them serious cash, according to a recent NerdWallet study. In fact, a recent Consumer Financial Protection Bureau report shows Americans paid $15 billion in fees for bounced checks and other overdrafts last year. In this study, we look at what consumers misunderstand about ...

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