One to Watch: VisionBank

One to Watch: VisionBank

Following the 2008 financial crisis, the FDIC stopped reviewing banking licenses for new institutions, leaving very few new banks to replace those which merged or failed in the aftermath of the crisis. But with regulators now inviting – and even encouraging – new banks to apply for operational licenses, the Read more…

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One to Watch: Trustar Bank

Trustar Bank is another soon-to-be banking presence looking to make friends and influence people. Although currently still ‘in organization’ ahead of their launch, community bank Trustar have confirmed this week that they have now been granted conditional approval by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) to establish and launch their Read more…

One to watch: Piermont Bank

One to Watch: Piermont Bank

New York-based Piermont Bank, which is described as ‘In Organization’ on Linkedin, is another soon-to-launch bank we here at Talent Ticker have been keeping an eye on. Originally due to launch Q1 2019, the bank’s opening has reportedly been delayed indefinitely with no alternative launch date proposed. With the bank’s Read more…