REGIONAL & COMMUNITY
BANKS
Casteel Schoenborn team members have unmatched experience providing IR and financial PR counsel and services to publicly traded regional and community banks including the following.
Bancshares of Florida, Inc.(OTC: BOFL.PK), a former NASDAQ-listed bank holding company located in Naples, FL, with $1.4 billion in assets.
BSB Bancorp, Inc., formerly a NASDAQ-listed bank holding company with total assets of approximately $2.1 billion in Binghamton, NY, that was acquired by Partners Trust Financial Group, Inc. in 2004.
Community Bank System, Inc. (NYSE: CBU), a $7.5 billion asset regional community bank with more than 180 branches serving much of the non-urban, Upstate New York and Northeastern Pennsylvania markets.
Empire of America Savings Bank, formerly an AMEX-listed federal savings bank in Buffalo, NY, with operations in five states and assets of about $14 billion.
ES Bancshares, Inc. (OTCBB: ESBS), a commercial bank holding company with more than $160 million in assets, formed in 2004 and headquartered in Newburgh, NY, serving Staten Island and the Hudson Valley Counties of Orange and Ulster.
Evans Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBN), a $700 million asset community banking organization located in Western New York.
First Business Financial Services(NASDAQ: FBIZ), is a commercial bank holding company with about $1.5 billion in assets and locations in its home state of Wisconsin and select metropolitan markets across the Midwest.
First National Community Bancorp, Inc. (OTC Markets Group : FNCB) is a community bank with approximately $1 billion in assets and 20 branches serving Northeastern Pennsylvania.
First Niagara Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: FNFG), a diversified financial services company with approximately $38 billion in assets and 400 branches across Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York and Pennsylvania.
Great Lakes Bancorp formerly a NYSE-listed, $900 million asset community bank holding company operating Greater Buffalo Savings Bank. Great Lakes and Greater Buffalo were acquired by First Niagara Financial Group.
Hudson Valley Holding Corp., (NYSE: HVB), the largest independent commercial bank based in Westchester County, NY, with $2.9 billion in assets and 30 branches in and around New York City.
Iroquois Bancorp, Inc., formerly a NASDAQ-listed, $600 million asset, central New York State community bank. Iroquois was acquired by First Niagara Financial Group.
KeyCorp, Inc. (NYSE: Key) a $91.8 billion asset super-regional bank headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio with nationwide corporate banking capabilities and more than 1,000 full-service branches across 14 states.
Lake Shore Bancorp (NASDAQ: LSBK), the more than $490 million asset mid-tier stock holding company for Lake Shore Savings Bank headquartered in Dunkirk, N.Y. and serving Western New York State.
Landmark Savings Bank, formerly an AMEX-listed regional savings bank in Pittsburgh, PA, with about $1.5 billion in assets.
LaSalle Bank Corporation, formerly the $120-billion asset subsidiary of ABN AMRO N.V. headquartered in Chicago, acquired by Bank of America.
M&T (NYSE: MTB), a $91 billion asset financial holding company and one of the nation’s largest regional banks, headquartered in Buffalo, N.Y. and operating banking offices throughout New York State and the Mid-Atlantic region.
Partners Trust Financial Group, formerly a NASDAQ listed $3.7 billion asset holding company for Partners Trust Bank with 35 banking locations in Central New York. PTFG was acquired by M&T Bank in 2007.
PNC Financial Services (NYSE:PNC) a $327 billion asset bank that is one of the nation’s largest diversified financial services organization operating in 19 states and the District of Columbia. PNC ranked #172 on the 2014 Fortune 500.
Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUSQ) is the holding company for Susquehanna Bank, with more than $18 billion in assets and 260 branches serving markets including central Pennsylvania and the Philadelphia and Baltimore metropolitan areas.
TIB Financial Corp (NASDAQ: TIBB), the Naples, FL, holding company for the $1.7 billion asset TIB Bank of the Keys, a 16-branch bank servicing Monroe, Miami-Dade, Collier, and Lee counties.
Tidelands Bancshares, Inc., (NASDAQ: TDBK), with $760 million in assets, is the holding company for Tidelands Bank which operates along the South Carolina coastline, with 7 locations serving the Charleston, Myrtle Beach and Hilton Head areas.
TriState Capital Holdings, Inc.(NASDAQ: TSC) is a Pittsburgh, Pa. bank holding company with approximately $3 billion in assets providing commercial banking, private banking and investment management services to middle-market companies, institutional clients and high-net-worth individuals.
TrustCo Bank Corp NY (NASDAQ: TRST), is a multi-bank holding company with assets of $3.7 billion, providing commercial banking services in the Capital Region of New York.
Waterford Village Bank, formerly a New York State chartered commercial bank in Clarence, NY, with assets of about $40 million. Waterford was acquired by Evans Bancorp in 2009.
Virginia Commerce Bancorp, Inc. formerly a NASDAQ-listed bank holding company in Arlington, Va. with $2.8 billion in assets and nearly 30 branches, acquired by United Bankshares.
Xenith Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: XBKS) is the Richmond, VA-based holding company for Xenith Bank, with more than $500 million in assets and five branches located in Tysons Corner, Richmond, and Suffolk, VA.
OTHER FINANCIAL
SERVICES EXPERTISE
Casteel Schoenborn’s investor relations and financial communications professionals have also served a variety of other financial services companies, including the following.
Empire of America Realty Credit Corp., formerly a $450 million mortgage bank in Buffalo, NY, which was acquired by Midcoast Mortgage Corp.
Finance & Performance Management Practice of Accenture, led by Atlanta, GA-based partners providing corporate finance, finance operations, and performance management services to corporate finance departments at more than 800 global companies.
Ginnie Mae, the government sponsored enterprise (GSE) in Washington that has provided the full-faith-and credit guaranty of the United States to more than $2.5 trillion in mortgage-backed securities (MBS), helping more than 30 million households to access affordable housing.
Home Properties (NYSE: HME), Rochester, NY, the sixth largest publicly-traded apartment real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States, owning and operating over 38,000 multifamily units primarily located in several major East Coast markets.
Nottingham Advisors, a wealth management and investment advisory services firm with offices in upstate New York and Florida, known until recently as Elias Asset Management.
Radian Group, Inc. (NYSE: RDN), a Philadelphia-based provider of mortgage insurance, financial guaranty, and other credit risk management products and services.
Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) a $13.1 billion asset insurance company that is the top disability insurer in both the United States and United Kingdom. Unum also offers other insurance products, including accidental and life insurance. Unum Group ranked #272 on the 2014 Fortune 500.