Tag Archives: Banks

Md. banks keep an eye on potential Dodd-Frank changes

Kathleen M. Murphy, President and CEO of the Maryland Bankers Association. (Maximilian Franz/The Daily Record)

Bankers in Maryland remain watchful of efforts to repeal large portions of Dodd-Frank, the 2010 law created to impose tough regulations on the industry in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis. Earlier this month, the House of Representatives passed the ...

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Banks, consumer groups lock horns over arbitration

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh. (File)

Consumer rights advocates, joined by Maryland’s attorney general, and the banking industry are going toe to toe over a federal proposal to block banks from using mandatory arbitration to resolve disputes with their customers. The 90-day comment period on a ...

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These 2 Maryland banks just merged and got a new name

Easton-based Shore Bancshares Inc. has finished merging its banking subsidiaries, The Talbot Bank and CNB. The new bank is called Shore United Bank. Shore Bancshares says Shore United Bank will continue to operate all 18 branches, a loan production office, and ...

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Delmarva Bancshares buys Easton Bancorp for $8M

Delmarva Bancshares, Inc. announced Tuesday it has acquired Easton Bancorp, Inc., the parent company of Easton Bank & Trust Company, for $8 million in cash. Delmarva, parent company of 1880 Bank, said it expects the sale to be completed late in the third ...

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