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Md. banks keep an eye on potential Dodd-Frank changes (access required)

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 (access required)

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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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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