Items Tagged with 'Fifth Third Bank'

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Bank making $4.7B acquisition

May 21, 2018
A bank with a major West Michigan presence is buying a Chicago-based bank for $4.7 billion. Read More

Report shows bank ahead of goal

In two years, Fifth Third has fulfilled $1.667B of $3.8B five-year economic investment pledge to West Michigan.

May 18, 2018
In 2016, Fifth Third Bank announced a community commitment to invest $30 billion over five years in low- to moderate-income borrowers and neighborhoods in its 10-state footprint. Read More

‘Green rush’ still checked by cash concerns

Michigan cannabis industry looks to private investors as federal law prohibits banks from lending.

May 11, 2018
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Entrepreneurs starting or scaling up cannabis businesses in Michigan face a tricky problem: with marijuana illegal at the federal level, they can’t borrow from traditional lenders. Read More

Partners presenting webinar series on business ownership

May 1, 2018
The state’s business development center and a bank are launching a webinar series this week for business owners. Read More

Q&A: Patricia Van Pelt

April 17, 2018
Patricia Van Pelt is the senior vice president of retail banking for West Michigan at Fifth Third Bank. Read More

Bank rolls out card-free ATMs

March 19, 2018
A bank with a large West Michigan presence has rolled out technology that lets customers withdraw cash from its ATMs without a debit card. Read More

Bank offsetting carbon footprint via $200M project

March 8, 2018
A bank with a large presence in West Michigan aims to qualify for a 100-percent renewable energy designation in 2018 by partnering on a solar power facility. Read More

Fifth Third transfers ownership of River Bank Run

February 9, 2018
An annual Grand Rapids charity event has a new owner and manager. Read More

Firm assists ‘left coast’ businesses with buying and selling

Former SBDC business and finance consultant starts exit planning firm.

January 26, 2018
Eric Seifert once needed to sell a business he co-owned. He later realized it would have been an easier transition with more advance planning. Read More

Bank plans wage hike and bonuses after tax reform

December 21, 2017
A bank with a major West Michigan presence plans to raise pay and issue bonuses for certain employees after passage of the new federal tax bill. Read More