Items Tagged with 'Fifth Third Bank'


Bank pays $18M settlement for lending discrimination

October 9, 2015
A bank with a large presence in the region has agreed to pay an $18-million settlement to resolve allegations that it engaged in a pattern or practice of discrimination against African-American and Hispanic borrowers in its indirect auto-lending business. Read More

Fifth Third trims branches

Internet, mobile apps are triggering changes at banks and credit unions.

June 26, 2015
Fifth Third Bancorp in Cincinnati has announced it will move forward on its “expected” changes to its branch network — namely, the consolidation or sale of about 100 branches, as well as the sale of about 30 properties it had purchased previously for future branch expansion. Read More

Bank plans to consolidate or sell 100 branches

June 22, 2015
A bank with a major presence in the region is planning to consolidate or sell about 100 branches and about 30 properties purchased for branch expansion. Read More

Inside Track: Driven to find new opportunities and to discover ‘what’s next’

Tom Welch, president and CEO of Fifth Third Bank Western Michigan, believes growth is a mindset.

March 6, 2015
It’s not often that entrepreneurial chances arrive in corporate America, but Tom Welch saw an opportunity in 2002. Read More

Bank names community president

December 30, 2014
A bank has named a long-time employee its new community president for a pair of markets in the region. Read More

Bank splits market, names two presidents

November 14, 2014
A regional bank has decided that two presidents are better than one. Read More

Economic growth should spur lending

Bank executive sees loan demand rise as companies use up post-recession cash.

August 8, 2014
“You can get good news out of Washington, occasionally,” said Mitch Stapley, chief investment officer at Fifth Third Bank’s asset management division in Grand Rapids. Read More

Fifth Third promotes pair locally

May 16, 2014
Fifth Third Bank has promoted Michael Stapleton and Scott VanderLeek to new leadership roles in its western Michigan region. Read More

Bank elects retired Steelcase CEO non-executive chairman

April 17, 2014
A bank with a large regional presence has elected the recently retired CEO of Steelcase the non-executive chairman of its board. Read More

Meijer Gardens names first summer concert acts

February 13, 2014
| By AP
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park has named the first acts for its summer concert series — and a new title sponsor. Read More