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CUs, Small Mutuals Find Wins

While the state’s regional banks face liquidity pressures and have tightened their credit standards so far this year, Massachusetts’ smaller credit unions and mutual banks saw skyrocketing growth in commercial loan volumes in the first six months of the year.

Fed Assesses $17K Penalty on BankESB

The Federal Reserve Board assessed a $17,000 penalty against Easthampton Savings Bank – known by its brand name bankESB – for allegedly violating National Flood Insurance Program regulations.

Personnel File

Members of the banking & real estate industries have been on the move recently. See who’s been hired and promoted in this week’s Personnel File!