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Beale to bow out as Union CEO

Beale to bow out as Union CEO

Michael Schwartz August 25, 2016 2

A changing of the guard is in the works at Richmond's biggest bank after the company looked outside its home state to ultimately find a native Virginian to take its top job

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Local bank steps further into C’ville

Local bank steps further into C’ville

Michael Schwartz August 24, 2016 0

As out-of-town banks have flocked to Richmond in search of new revenue, a local bank recently followed a similar strategy in its furthest push westward outside its home market

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TowneBank unlocks new downtown HQ

TowneBank unlocks new downtown HQ

Michael Schwartz August 23, 2016 1

Less than two years after buying its way into the Richmond market, TowneBank is officially up and running in its new local headquarters, complete with its own place in the downtown skyline

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Bank of Virginia shareholders greenlight $35M deal

Bank of Virginia shareholders greenlight $35M deal

Michael Schwartz August 15, 2016 0

A North Carolina-based bank got a vote of confidence for its pending bid to buy its way into the Richmond market

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Former First Capital CEO sues Park Sterling

Former First Capital CEO sues Park Sterling

Michael Schwartz August 9, 2016 0

A former local banker claims he's been short-changed some of the severance he was promised when he left for another job last year in the midst of his bank being acquired

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Midlothian bank sheds regulatory agreement

Midlothian bank sheds regulatory agreement

Michael Schwartz August 3, 2016 0

The bank has been released from its so-called written agreement, a stringent pact it entered with the Federal Reserve in 2012 in an effort to find a more stable footing after the recession

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Local bank follows Wegmans to Short Pump

Local bank follows Wegmans to Short Pump

Michael Schwartz August 2, 2016 1

A Wegmans and Cabela's-anchored shopping center in western Henrico has hooked a bank tenant

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Xenith seals $117M merger

Xenith seals $117M merger

Michael Schwartz August 1, 2016 0

The downtown-based bank on Friday finalized its deal to be absorbed into Hampton Roads Bankshares, creating a $3 billion institution that will keep its combined headquarters in Richmond

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Banking giant laying off dozens in Richmond

Banking giant laying off dozens in Richmond

Michael Schwartz July 28, 2016 0

One of the big players in the Richmond investment banking industry is trimming its downtown headcount

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Local banks eye Chester, Cumberland for expansion

Local banks eye Chester, Cumberland for expansion

Michael Schwartz July 6, 2016 0

A local bank that's soon to relocate its corporate headquarters from river country to Innsbrook is headed further south to expand its branch count, while one of its competitors is looking west

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