Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC rose in London trading after the Wall Street Journal reported that Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc. may bid for the Edinburgh-based lender’s U.S. retail banking unit.
“The Hilton Providence plays an important role in the city’s economy, as well as providing outstanding hospitality to guests visiting our city,” said Graham Kilvert, first vice president and lending center manager for Rockland Trust. “Rockland Trust is thrilled to support The Procaccianti Group in its latest commercial project.”
The Rhode Island chapter of SCORE provided services to 525 local entrepreneurs during the past fiscal year, an increase of six percent over the previous year, according to SCORE, which provide mentoring and workshops for small businesses.
Steve Issa has been mining the commercial-banking territory as executive vice president and New England market president for Customers Bank since last March. It’s a deeply familiar landscape. He had a similar position with Flagstar Bank when its New England commercial portfolio, along with its 14-member team, was acquired by Customers Bank. Issa is part of a former Sovereign Bank team largely reassembled at Wyomissing, Pa.-based Customers Bank by CEO Jay Sidhu. more
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