Banking and Lending

Webster Bank Appoints New Director to Board

E. Carol Hayles has joined the board of directors of Webster Bank and its parent company, Webster Financial Corp. She also has been appointed to the Audit and Risk committees of the boards.

CU Membership Hits Record Level in August

Credit union membership is up 4.7 percent year over year – the fastest growth rate in the industry’s history, according to CUNA Mutual Group’s latest Credit Union Trends Report.

Ford CEO Seeks to Rally Dealers as Shares Sink to New Low

With Ford Motor Co.’s stock at nearly a nine-year low and the company squeezed by tariffs and trade tensions, Chief Executive Jim Hackett sought to restore confidence among dealers gathered in Las Vegas this week, days ahead of third-quarter results.