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FirstBank opens ‘Platinum Banking’ branch in Condado
May 18, 2017, No Comments

Looking to cater to that high-net worth segment of Puerto Rico’s population who typically expect distinctive banking s ...

Echar Pa’lante campaign marks 5 yrs. of empowerment
May 18, 2017, No Comments

Echar Pa’lante, an initiative Banco Popular launched five years ago to empower a culture of entrepreneurship and innov ...

Carrión to step down as Popular CEO after 26-year run
April 26, 2017, No Comments

Richard Carrión, who has been the face of Popular Inc. for the past 26 years, will step down from his post effective Ju ...

First BanCorp. report $25.5M net income for 1Q17
April 26, 2017, No Comments

First BanCorp. reported Tuesday net income of $25.5 million for the first quarter of 2017, or $0.11 per diluted share, c ...

Oriental unveils ‘Vive’ institutional campaign
April 26, 2017, No Comments

Oriental Bank announced Tuesday the second phase of its institutional campaign called “Vive,” a $1.5 million marketi ...

Banco Popular gains ground with ‘millenials’
April 24, 2017, No Comments

Saying that it has achieved a 97 percent satisfaction rate among some 1,500 Pueto Rico college students, Banco Popular i ...

Biz2Credit, Oriental join to create digital lending platform
April 21, 2017, No Comments

Biz2Credit, a fintech provider to global financial institutions, announced Thursday its partnership with Oriental Bank t ...

Santander agrees to sell Island Finance to J.C. Flowers
April 4, 2017, No Comments

Santander Financial Services Inc. has reached a definitive agreement to sell the personal loan and sale finance loan ass ...

Popular bets on P.R. in new institutional campaign
March 9, 2017, 2 Comments

Under the slogan of “100 x whatever we want,” Popular bank is launching a new advertising campaign that seeks to ins ...

Moody’s: PR banks buffers improved vs. recession
February 10, 2017, No Comments

Moody's-rated Puerto Rican banks, Banco Santander Puerto Rico, Banco Popular de Puerto Rico and FirstBank Puerto Rico ha ...