WBJournal | Banking & Finance http://www.wbjournal.com/ Get the latest news about Banking & Finance en-us <![CDATA[Economic risks on horizon, Boston Fed economist says]]> 2019-02-14T11:56:35
A senior policy advisor at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston said Thu
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<![CDATA[bankHometown's sister company merges with Abington Bank]]> 2019-02-06T11:49:22
The parent company of Oxford-based bankHometown has merged a subsidiar
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<![CDATA[Worcester area economy grew 3.2% last year]]> 2019-02-05T11:38:48
The Worcester area's economy grew 3.2 percent last year, its highest a
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<![CDATA[Reliant Foundation had to stand on its own quickly]]> 2019-02-04T06:00:00
When international healthcare company Optum bought Reliant Medical Gro
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<![CDATA[Someone who owes you money files for bankruptcy. Now what?]]> 2019-02-04T06:00:00
You have just learned that your counterparty has filed for bankruptcy.
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<![CDATA[GFA first in Mass. to offer marijuana banking services]]> 2019-02-04T06:00:00
GFA is the first to serve the state's recreational marijuana industry,
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<![CDATA[Biz confidence dims amidst market volatility, gov't shutdown ]]> 2019-01-14T11:25:22
Confidence levels among Massachusetts employers hit a two-year low in
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<![CDATA[Best of Business: Handling your money]]> 2019-01-07T06:00:00
Where should you look for financial help? These eight Central Massachu
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<![CDATA[Worcester's bank CEO]]> 2019-01-07T06:00:00
Last year, Country Bank CEO Paul Scully moved out of his Sturbridge ho
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<![CDATA[Economic slowdown: Housing prices are nearing their peak while interest rates kick up]]> 2018-12-24T06:00:00
A cooling stock market may signal an economic slowdown ahead, which wo
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<![CDATA[Colleges rethink MBA programs amid application decline]]> 2018-12-10T06:00:00
Applications for MBA programs across the country fell 7 percent betwee
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<![CDATA[State banking commissioner steps down ]]> 2018-12-03T10:52:32
Just over two years after he started in the post, Terrence McGinnis is
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