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Digital banking blooms, but in-person interaction still important (access required)

Interest in in-person banking had already been declining in recent years and those in the industry expect the restrictions imposed by COVID-19 to shift more people to online banking services even after things go back to normal. They stress, however, ...

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Local banks well stocked to survive, back up customers

Banks might want to tweak Arby’s catch phrase. Instead of “We have the meats,” they could be spreading their message of calm in the face of  COVID-19-related economic downturn by saying “We have the money.”  While other companies were announcing ...

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Community Bank will lay off some Steuben Trust workers as they merge (access required)

As Community Bank takes over Steuben Trust Co. and eliminates duplication in some areas, it expects to lay off 39 Steuben Trust Co. workers. Community, based in Dewitt, Onondaga County, plans to close three Steuben branches in communities where both ...

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Finance and accounting are becoming more female-friendly (access required)

While men–particularly white men–continue to dominate financial and accounting companies in the Rochester area, women are on their way, and in some cases they’ve already arrived.

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Citizens Bank expands Western New York presence (access required)

Citizens Bank is ramping up its presence in the Rochester and Western New York marketplace, starting with the recent hiring of Ted Smith as market executive for the region. It’s all part of a plan seeking to capitalize and place ...

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