Michael Schwartz

Michael Schwartz is the editor of Richmond BizSense, and covers banking, lawsuits, finance, M&A and golf. He can be reached at [email protected] or 804-855-1037.

Atlantic Union beefing up office in Maryland

The bank has applied for permission from the Federal Reserve to convert an existing commercial lending office in Columbia, Maryland, to something closer to a full-on branch.

Battle of VACU vs. banks continues

The beef between a group of Virginia banks and Richmond’s largest credit union is headed for another round.

Small Henrico credit union finds local merger partner

On the heels of the announcement of two banking deals that will be felt in the Richmond market, another small local credit union is set to be absorbed by a larger peer in the coming weeks.