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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
2020 news releases
Webster Reports Fourth Quarter 2020 Earnings of $0.64 Per Diluted Share
January 21, 2020
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.
Webster Financial Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter 2020 Earnings Release and Conference Call
January 6, 2021
Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE: WBS), the holding company for Webster Bank, N.A. and its HSA Bank division, today announced the following details for its fourth quarter 2020 earnings release and conference call.
Webster Banker Named to American Bankers Association Foundation Board
November 23, 2020
Webster Bank is pleased to announce Kathy Luria, senior vice president, Community Affairs, director of philanthropy, has been named to the American Bankers Association Foundation Board of Directors.
Webster Promotes Jonathan W. Roberts to Lead Retail Banking and Consumer Lending
November 4, 2020
Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE: WBS), the holding company for Webster Bank, N.A. and its HSA Bank division, is pleased to announce that Executive Vice President Jonathan W. Roberts has been promoted to Head of Retail...
Webster Financial Corporation Declares Common and Preferred Dividends
October 27, 2020
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 Investments SVP Named Among Top Retirement Advisors
October 26, 2020
For the third consecutive year, The Financial Times has named a Webster Investments retirement plan advisor to FT 401, its annual list of the nation’s top retirement plan advisors.
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Webster Appoints James P. Bush to Board of Directors
April 21, 2020
Webster Financial Corporation Declares common Dividend
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
January 31, 2020
Webster Bank Again Named to Forbes’ List of America’s Best Banks
January 28, 2020
Webster Financial Corporation Declares Common Dividend