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Jan 29, 2014, 10:30 ET

Barry Cope Joins Amalgamated Bank of Chicago as Senior Vice President

 Amalgamated Bank of Chicago announced today that Barry E. Cope, 49, has joined the Bank as Senior Vice President of Institutional Trust...

Dec 17, 2013, 10:30 ET

David Knopp Named President of Amalgamated Bank of Chicago

 Amalgamated Bank of Chicago announced today that David E. Knopp, 59, has been named President of the Bank, assuming the title from Robert M....

May 17, 2013, 08:53 ET

First Major Investor Statement Regarding Recent Events in Bangladesh

The undersigned investors released the following statement today regarding recent events in Bangladesh: We are global investors with a combined...

Nov 13, 2012, 11:00 ET

Amalgamated Capital Provides $5 Million in Asset-Based Financing to Support Carol's Daughter, a Pegasus Capital Portfolio Company

 Amalgamated Capital (AmalCap), the New York-based leveraged finance division of Amalgamated Bank, announced today that it recently...

Aug 30, 2012, 15:31 ET

Amalgamated Bank Provides $6.25 Million Loan to Scranton

 Amalgamated Bank, Scranton's Mayor Christopher A. Doherty, City Council members  and leaders  from the city's municipal unions today...

Aug 10, 2012, 17:22 ET

Democratic National Committee Moves Its Money to Amalgamated Bank

 The Democratic National Committee (DNC) announced today that it has recently moved its primary banking relationship to Amalgamated...

Jul 10, 2012, 10:00 ET

Amalgamated Bank Launches Full-Service Home Mortgage Division

 Responding to a growing need among working people for a more affordable local source of home financing, Amalgamated Bank has launched its own...

May 29, 2012, 17:53 ET

Amalgamated Bank Statement on Supreme Court's RadLAX Decision

Amalgamated Bank welcomes today's unanimous U.S. Supreme Court decision in RADLAX GATEWAY HOTEL, LLC, ET Al. v. Amalgamated Bank.  The ruling...

Apr 11, 2012, 15:10 ET

Amalgamated Bank Completes Equity Investments from WL Ross & Co. LLC and The Yucaipa Companies

 Amalgamated Bank, America's Labor Bank, today announced the closing of an investment in the Bank by WL Ross & Co. LLC and The Yucaipa...

Mar 22, 2012, 10:00 ET

Amalgamated Bank Marks 101st Anniversary of Triangle Factory Fire

This Friday, March 23 Amalgamated Bank, America's Labor Bank, and its employees are joining with local New York City community leaders and members...

Sep 26, 2011, 07:00 ET

Amalgamated Bank Announces Equity Investments Totaling About $100 Million from WL Ross & Co. LLC and The Yucaipa Companies

Amalgamated Bank, America's Labor Bank since 1923, today announced that The Yucaipa Companies, LLC and WL Ross & Co. LLC, through their...

Sep 21, 2011, 11:00 ET

Amalgamated Capital Acts as Sole Lead in $15 Million Senior Financing for Atlanta Equity's Acquisition of Marshall Emergency Services Associates

Amalgamated Capital (AmalCap), the New York-based leveraged finance division of Amalgamated Bank, announced today it served as Sole Lead Manager of...

Sep 19, 2011, 09:10 ET

Albuquerque Studios Emerges From Bankruptcy Debt Free

Amalgamated Bank, America's Labor Bank, announced here today that after a bankruptcy reorganization, Albuquerque Studios (ABQ Studios) is now owned...

Jun 16, 2011, 09:15 ET

EVP Robert Love Appointed Head of Amalgamated Capital

Amalgamated Bank (Amalgamated) announced here today that Executive Vice President Robert Love, who heads Amalgamated Business Credit, will also...

Apr 28, 2011, 09:00 ET

Amalgamated Bank Appoints Edward Grebow President and CEO

Amalgamated Bank (Amalgamated) announced here today that Edward Grebow, a senior executive with extensive experience in both the financial services...

Jan 13, 2011, 11:40 ET

Amalgamated Bank Names Daniel A. Greene Director of its Commercial Banking Division

Amalgamated Bank announced today that it has appointed Daniel A. Greene, a veteran banker with extensive experience in the New York area market,...

Oct 20, 2010, 11:00 ET

Amalgamated Bank Appoints Director of its Commercial Real Estate Finance Division

Seeking to further expand and diversify its commercial loan portfolio, Amalgamated Bank has selected Gardner B. Semet to head its Commercial Real...

Sep 07, 2010, 10:30 ET

Amalgamated Bank Launches Amalgamated Business Credit, a New Source of Asset-Based Financing for Middle Market Companies

Amalgamated Bank today announced that it has formed Amalgamated Business Credit, a New York-based unit of the Bank's Commercial Banking Division...

Aug 30, 2010, 11:00 ET

Eugene P. Heytow, 76, Business Leader, Champion of Israel

When Life magazine sought to define a new generation of 1960s businessmen, it profiled 30 year-old Chicago native Eugene P. Heytow.  Perched...

Jun 14, 2010, 11:00 ET

Amalgamated Capital Co-Leads $25 Million Senior Debt Financing for PNC Equity Partners' Acquisition of Wheaton Industries

Amalgamated Capital (AmalCap), a recently formed division of Amalgamated Bank, announced today it served as Co-Lead Arranger for a $25 million...