This top bank awarded $4.6M to 23 local nonprofits. Here"s how that helped.

The company constantly listens to local leaders and nonprofit partners to ensure it's connected to the community's most critical issues......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 3rd, 2019

Bank donates more than $400K to Dayton-area causes

Two Dayton-area nonprofits and local philanthropic initiatives received more than $400,000 in new funding. The Fifth Third Foundation announced its 2019 Strengthening Our Communities Fund grants for the region. Awards from the fund benefit designat.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2019

Alaska Airlines Foundation donates $260,000 to 24 nonprofits

Alaska Airlines Foundation, the charitable arm of the airline, has awarded $260,000 to 24 nonprofits in Hawaii, Alaska, and Washington. The six local beneficiaries are Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawaii, ClimbHI’s LEI program, Friends of Hawaii Robot.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 6th, 2019

Bank of America gives grants to 27 nonprofits serving Arizona children in poverty

Bank of America again dipped into nonprofit giving this year, offering up $750,000 in grants to 27 local nonprofits, many of which deal with shelter, food and children's services. "These grants that we provide are geared toward wrap-around services to he.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 30th, 2018

Hawaii State FCU awards grants to two local businesses

Oahu-based businesses Dawn Patrol Assessments and Fitgevity are the first recipients of Hawaii State Federal Credit Union's inaugural small business grant program. Both companies are being awarded $5,000 to grow and/or expand their operations. And.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2019

JPMorgan banker testifying for cartel prosecutors says there was no agreement

A prosecution witness in an Australian criminal cartel case against Citigroup Inc and Deutsche Bank AG said on Friday that the banks never colluded, but that he helped a regulator build its case to get immunity......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 6th, 2019

Cambridge Trust to acquire Wellesley Bank for $122M

Cambridge Trust Co.’s parent company has agreed to buy Wellesley Bank’s parent in an all-stock deal valued at approximately $122 million, snatching up a lender that local bankers have eyed for years as a potential acquisition target. The merger w.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 5th, 2019

Local nonprofits celebrate Giving Tuesday: Slideshow

For many nonprofits in Hawaii, Giving Tuesday encourages residents to participate in any act of giving to help make their communities better. “Giving Tuesday is the Black Friday of nonprofits, but we’re selling a social mission rather than t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 3rd, 2019

Dayton airport awarded $4.3M grant for safety, infrastructure improvements

The Dayton International Airport has been awarded a multi-million-dollar grant from the federal government. The Federal Aviation Administration granted $4.3 million to the local airport as part of its Airport Improvement Plan Supplement Grant progr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 3rd, 2019

Sri Lanka’s Central Bank Calls for Blockchain-Based KYC Proposals

Sri Lanka's Central Bank wants to use a blockchain system for local banks' "know-your-customer" protocols......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskDec 3rd, 2019

First Hawaiian Bank raises over $800K for local charities

Employees and retirees of First Hawaiian Bank raised over $800,000 to donate to 32 charities in Hawaii, Guam and Saipan as part of the bank’s annual Kokua Mai campaign. Employees contributed to causes and charities of their choice through the ban.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2019

With Founders" Grove launch, nonprofits push for more equity in Wichita entrepreneurs

Founders' Grove opened in the former Commerce Bank building at 21st Street and Grove in northeast Wichita......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2019

Bank notes: Local leaders talk technology, millennials and niches; Citizens, Bank on Buffalo make branch changes

Five bank executives met this month for a roundtable discussion about the industry; Citizens Bank plans to relocate a branch in West Seneca......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 26th, 2019

Nonprofits: Grants for age-friendly initiatives, veterans services, housing and drug and alcohol abuse prevention

New funding from the local and federal level is helping Western New York nonprofits to expand entertainment access for veterans, housing for the homeless, drug abuse prevention efforts and equal access to services for older adults......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2019

Large regional bank plans expansion into Louisville market

With 25 years of local banking experience, new Market Executive and Senior Vice President of Commercial Banking Mark Mick will be leading the pack as Regions Bank expands its presence in the area. Though the Birmingham, Ala.-based company ranks as the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 19th, 2019

Italian court convicts Deutsche Bank, Nomura in Monte Paschi derivative trial

An Italian court on Friday convicted 13 former bankers from Deutsche Bank, Nomura and Monte dei Paschi di Siena over derivative transactions that prosecutors say helped the world's oldest bank conceal massive losses......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 8th, 2019

The Agenda: Seven new Hall of Famers, 50 new technologists at M&T and a new spirit of cooperation among local nonprofits

MORNING LEAD It’s Hall of Fame day! Seven new members will be inducted into the Western New York Business Hall of Fame this evening, bringing the total membership to 29. We’ve posted a rundown of key facts about every member of the hall, dating ba.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2019

How the Air Force helped this veteran adapt to startup life

As part of the Silicon Valley Business Journal’s special coverage for Veterans Day 2019, we reached out to military veterans who are part of the local business world to get their take on how their military service prepared them for a career and wh.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 4th, 2019

Aggressive Louisiana lender snags first local hire

A $31.7 billion bank from Louisiana is planting its Nashville roots — and taking on one of the city's signature industries. On Thursday, Lafayette, Louisiana-based IberiaBank Corp. (Nasdaq: IBKC) announced Peggy Dold, a longtime music industry.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 1st, 2019

Hong Kong central bank urges prudence amid global headwinds, cuts after Fed move

The head of Hong Kong's central bank called on the public to manage financial risks prudently on Thursday, as the local economy faces its first recession in a decade......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 30th, 2019

Beavercreek defense contractor wins $39M Air Force deal, plans 10 new hires

A Beavercreek defense contractor has been awarded a nearly $39 million Air Force deal, resulting in new jobs and continued growth for the local firm. Defense Engineering Corp., a provider of engineering and product development services, recently.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 29th, 2019