Category Archives: Banking

Wells Fargo gives S.C. Community Loan Fund $300,000

Wells Fargo approved a $300,000 equity equivalent investment in December to the S.C. Community Loan Fund for use within its Revolving Loan Fund. This marks Wells Fargo’s second investment in two years for community development projects throughout South Carolina. The investment money is reserved for Wells Fargo’s nonprofit community development partners that are working to…
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Carolina Financial Corp. added to ABAQ Index by American Bankers Association

The American Bankers Association has named Carolina Financial Corp. to its Nasdaq Community Bank Index. Launched in 2003, ABAQ is made up of 372 community banks that represent a combined market cap of more than $190 billion. It represents all Nasdaq-listed banks and savings associations with the exception of the 50 largest banks and those…
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Meaghan Patterson

Meaghan Patterson has been named a teller at South Atlantic Bank’s Mount Pleasant office. Patterson is a graduate of the State University of New York at Potsdam with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and speech communication.
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Helen Pratt-Thomas

South State Bank has hired Helen Pratt-Thomas as a senior wealth commercial banker at its Charleston Broad Street office. Pratt-Thomas previously worked with Wells-Fargo for 13 years in various positions including senior private banker and commercial relationship manager. Pratt-Thomas graduated a summa cum laude from The College of Charleston with a Bachelor of Arts degree…
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