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Nov 24, 2015, 17:50 ET
Representatives of the Gulf Coast Housing Partnership and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas joined with developers and dignitaries for the grand opening of The Deaconess apartments, November 24, 2015. The 40-unit complex for special-needs and homeless individuals received a $400,000 Affordable Housing Program grant from FHLB Dallas. Formerly the Bethany Nursing Home, the $7.4 million project is located at 2535 Esplanade Avenue.

New Orleans' Affordable Housing Options Increase with The Deaconess Apartments

Dignitaries, developers, and residents celebrated the grand opening today of The Deaconess apartments at 2535 Esplanade Avenue in New Orleans....

Nov 24, 2015, 16:10 ET

The Boston Globe Names Southbridge Savings Bank a Top Place to Work for 2015

 Southbridge Savings Bank has been named one of the Top Places to Work in Massachusetts in the eighth annual employee-based survey project from...

Nov 24, 2015, 15:57 ET

Colorado Federal Savings Bank releases new website for banking and commercial construction customers

Colorado Federal Savings Bank ("Colorado Federal"), a non-traditional bank with headquarters in Greenwood Village, Colorado, is pleased to announce...

Nov 24, 2015, 13:37 ET
Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida

Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida to Participate in FBR Capital Markets 22nd Annual Investor Conference

Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida  (NASDAQ-NMS: SBCF) (the "Company") announced today that management is scheduled to participate in FBR...

Nov 24, 2015, 11:43 ET

Pioneer Services donates holiday gift cards to military families

The holidays are supposed to be a time of celebration and cheer. But for some military families, financial difficulties can make that cheer hard to...

Nov 24, 2015, 09:00 ET
First Republic Bank's logo.

First Republic Bank To Present At The Goldman Sachs U.S. Financial Services Conference

 First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC), a leading private bank and wealth management company, today announced it will present at the Goldman Sachs...

Nov 23, 2015, 17:00 ET
The Northshore Housing Initiative, a community land trust in Covington, Louisiana, received a $16,000 Partnership Grant Program award November 20, 2015 from the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas, Fidelity Bank, First Bank and Trust, Home Bank, and Whitney Bank. The funds will be used to hire a new staff member.

Northshore Housing Initiative to Hire New Staff with Partnership Grant

The Northshore Housing Initiative (NHI), a community land trust in St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, last week received a $16,000 Partnership Grant...

Nov 23, 2015, 14:50 ET

Military families spending less this holiday season

The holidays are a time of family, friends, and fun. Far too often, however, they are followed by piles of debt and bills. But if a recent holiday...

Nov 23, 2015, 11:51 ET
Don Reeves Named Senior Vice President, Director of Community Development for Eagle Bank And Trust Company of Missouri

Eagle Bank appoints Don Reeves as Sr. Vice President Director of Community Development

 Michael Walsh, CEO of Eagle Bank and Trust announced today, the promotion of Don Reeves to Sr. Vice President,  Director of Community...

Nov 23, 2015, 11:24 ET

Pennsylvania Banking and Securities Department Urges Consumers to Avoid Illegal 'Easy Money' Loans

 During the holiday season, when individuals and families may be experiencing added financial stress, the Department of Banking and Securities...

Nov 23, 2015, 10:10 ET

Venezuelanos se pronunciam contra o DolarToday

 Os cidadãos venezuelanos estão se pronunciando contra o DolarToday LLC, website estrangeiro que supostamente deturpa e falsifica as...

Nov 23, 2015, 08:00 ET

Nordea Bank AB (publ) Webcast Presentation Now Available for On-demand Viewing: dbVIC - Deutsche Bank ADR Virtual Investor Conference

Company invites individual and institutional investors to log-on to view presentation  Nordea Bank AB (publ) (ST: NDA, OTC PINK: NRBAY)...

Nov 23, 2015, 04:00 ET

Video de la BVR: Porqué habría que auto-proteger nuestro esquema de protección

La Comisión Europea desea convertir todos los esquemas de garantías de depósitos nacionales en un sistema europeo unificado. A...

Nov 23, 2015, 04:00 ET

BVR video: Pourquoi nous voulons protéger notre dispositif de garantie des dépôts

La commission européenne prévoit un système européen de réassurance de garantie des dépôts. Pourtant les...

Nov 21, 2015, 13:01 ET

Los venezolanos se expresan en contra de DolarToday

En un nuevo video, los ciudadanos critican al sitio web por causar daños a la economía de su país    Los...

Nov 21, 2015, 12:50 ET

Los venezolanos se expresan en contra de DolarToday

En un nuevo video, los ciudadanos critican al sitio web por causar daños a la economía de su país    Los...

Nov 20, 2015, 20:24 ET

Venezuelans Speak Out Against DolarToday

 Venezuelan citizens are speaking out against DolarToday LLC, an offshore website that allegedly misrepresents and falsifies Venezuela's...

Nov 20, 2015, 15:46 ET

ISBA Announces Fourth Quarter 2015 Dividend

 Isabella Bank Corporation (OTCQX:ISBA), announced today that the Board of Directors of the Corporation declared a fourth quarter cash dividend...

Nov 20, 2015, 14:53 ET

SunTrust to Present at the Goldman Sachs U.S. Financial Services Conference

SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI) is scheduled to make a presentation at the Goldman Sachs U.S. Financial Services Conference on Tuesday, December...

Nov 20, 2015, 12:21 ET
Celebrating the "Decade of Dedication Build" from left: Jeff St. Romain, president and executive director of Habitat for Humanity St. Tammany West; Pat Decker, director of U.S. Operations at Habitat for Humanity International; Greg Hettrick, vice president and director of Community Investment at the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas; Jonathan Reckford, CEO of Habitat for Humanity International; and (front) Lynn Clark, executive director of Habitat for Humanity Greater Baton Rouge.

Habitat for Humanity International Recognizes Partners in Gulf Coast Restoration

 Habitat for Humanity International celebrated a milestone this week by doing what it does best:  it built houses — four of them,...