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Webster Bank launches financial program for ‘frontline heroes’

July 13, 2020

Webster Bank is offering perks to essential health care workers and first responders through its newly launched “Frontline Heroes” program, according to a news release.

– Providence Business News

Banks report mixed demand for Main Street loans as launch nears

May 29, 2020

Banks are gearing up to start lending under the Federal Reserve's new Main Street program, but how quickly businesses will seek loans remains uncertain as the program approaches its launch.

– S&P Global Market Intelligence

Applications begin for new small business loan program

April 3, 2020 

Banks and other financial institutions across Connecticut are bracing for a rush of applications by small businesses starting Friday, the first day struggling business owners are expected...

– Hartford Courant

Recent news releases

Webster's Philip Picillo Joins Nacha National Board of Directors

February 16, 2021

Webster Bank is pleased to announce that Philip Picillo, Head of Treasury & Payment Solutions, has been reappointed to the board of directors for Nacha, the national association that governs the Automated Clearing House (ACH) Network.

Webster Sets Date for Virtual Annual Shareholders Meeting

February 12, 2021

Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE: WBS), the holding company for Webster Bank, N.A. and its HSA Bank division, announced today that its board of directors has scheduled the corporation's 2021 annual meeting of shareholders at 4:00 p.m. EDT, April 22, 2021.

Webster Bank Earns 'Outstanding' Rating from Federal Regulator

January 28, 2021

Webster Bank is pleased to announce it received an overall rating of "Outstanding" from its primary regulator, the federal Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), for its Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) Performance Evaluation.

Webster Bank General Counsel Harriet Wolfe Named Best In-House Mentor by 2020 American Lawyer Industry Awards

January 27, 2021

Webster Bank is pleased to announce thatHarriet Munrett Wolfe, executive vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary, Webster Bank and Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE: WBS) was selected as...

Webster Financial Corporation Declares Common and Preferred Dividends

January 26, 2021

Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE: WBS), the holding company for Webster Bank, N.A. and its HSA Bank division, announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.40 per share on its common stock.

Webster Reports Fourth Quarter 2020 Earnings of $0.64 Per Diluted Share

January 21, 2021

Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE: WBS), the holding company for Webster Bank, N.A. and its HSA Bank division, today announced earnings applicable to common shareholders of $57.7 million, or $0.64 per diluted share, for the quarter ended December 31, 2020.

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January 6, 2021

Webster Financial Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter 2020 Earnings Release

November 23, 2020

Webster Banker Named to American Bankers Association Foundation Board

November 4, 2020

Webster Promotes Jonathan W. Roberts to Lead Retail Banking and Consumer Lending

October 27, 2020

Webster Financial Corporation Declares Common and Preferred Dividends

October 26, 2020

Webster Investments SVP Named Among Top Retirement Advisors

October 22, 2020

Webster Reports Third Quarter 2020 Earnings Of $0.75 Per Diluted Share

October 14, 2020

Webster Banker Named Chief Information Security Officer of the Year

October 14, 2020

Yonkers Advocate Named 2020 Webster Way Pride Champion

September 18, 2020

Webster Bank Continues Support for East Coast Greenway Alliance

September 17, 2020

Webster Investment's Sales Manager Named to National Advisor Inclusion Council

August 27, 2020

Webster Announces $100,000 Grant to Women’s Business Development Council

August 12, 2020
Webster Bank Donates $25,000 Disaster Relief Grant to American Red Cross

July 23, 2020
Webster Reports Second Quarter 2020 Earnings Of $0.57 Per Diluted Share

July 21, 2020
Webster Financial Corporation Declares Common and Preferred Dividends

July 14, 2020
Webster “Frontline Heroes” Program Offers Banking Support to Hartford HealthCare Employees

July 6, 2020
Webster Among First Banks Nationwide to Offer Financial Program for 'Frontline Heroes'

July 2, 2020
Webster Financial Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2020 Earnings Release and Conference Call

June 22, 2020
Webster Bank SVP Named Among the Nation’s Top 30 Investment Program Managers

June 17, 2020
Webster Appoints James P. Bush to Board of Directors

June 16, 2020
Webster to recognize Juneteenth with early closing of banking centers, offices

June 15, 2020
Webster announces $100,000 commitment to fight racial inequality

May 14, 2020
Webster Elects Linda Ianieri to Board of Directors

April 22, 2020
Webster Bank Sponsors New Program to Keep Mentors and Youth Connected During Pandemic

April 21, 2020
Webster Financial Corporation Declares common Dividend

April 21, 2020
Webster Reports First Quarter 2020 Earnings Of $0.39 Per Diluted Share

April 15, 2020
Webster Donates $100,000 to United Ways to Aid COVID-19 Response Funds

April 3, 2020
Webster Financial Corporation Announces Location Change for its 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

March 18, 2020
Webster Donates $100,000 to Feeding America Partners to Assist During COVID-19 Outbreak

March 17, 2020
Webster Bank Announces Support for Customers and Communities in Response to COVID-19

March 16, 2020
Webster Lowers Prime Lending Rate to 3.25 Percent

February 27, 2020
Webster Recognized as Platinum-Level Healthy Workplace Employer

February 14, 2020
Webster Sets Date for Annual Shareholders Meeting

February 12, 2020
Webster Promotes Jason Soto to Executive Vice President, Chief Credit Officer

January 31, 2020
Webster Bank Again Named to Forbes’ List of America’s Best Banks

January 28, 2020
Webster Financial Corporation Declares Common Dividend

January 23, 2020
Webster Financial Corporation Announces the Election of Chief Executive Officer John R. Ciulla as Chairman, Effective as of the 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

January 23, 2020 
Webster Reports Fourth Quarter 2019 Earnings of $0.96 Per Diluted Share

 

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