Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Banking & Finance

Local banking & finance news

Chase Bank Announces Second Location In Greater Williamsburg

JAMES CITY-JP Morgan Chase is opening several new branches in Hampton Roads, including two in the Greater Williamsburg area. The national financial institution, one of...

2022 Jean M. Yokum Scholarship Winners Announced

NEWPORT NEWS—Two Peninsula college-bound members of Langley Federal Credit Union were recently awarded the Jean M. Yokum College Scholarship, named after the credit union’s...

New Bank Coming Soon To Downtown Williamsburg

WILLIAMSBURG-A new Chase Bank will soon open on North Henry Street in downtown Williamsburg in the former space of a SunTrust Bank branch. On May...

Ferguson Moves Primary Listing To New York Stock Exchange

NEWPORT NEWS—Newport News-based Ferguson PLC officially transferred its primary listing to the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, May 12, as it completed a...

Mellody Hobson Will Speak At College of William & Mary Commencement

WILLIAMSBURG-On April 5, College of William & Mary announced that Mellody Hobson will speak at its 2022 spring commencement ceremony on May 20. Hobson is...

Wells Fargo Bank Closes Hayes Branch

GLOUCESTER-The Wells Fargo Bank branch located at 2469 George Washington Memorial Highway in Hayes permanently closed its door on February 16, 2022. C. Del Galloway,...

Equity Fund Assists Minority-Owned Businesses In Hampton Roads

When minorities are unable to secure traditional business loans, they need not give up their dreams of becoming an entrepreneur. The Economic Equity Fund,...

Pathway Financial Planning Inc. In Newport News Assists Clients With Economic Goals

NEWPORT NEWS-Oscar Alvarez has worked as an independent financial planner since 2014. As the owner and operator of Pathway Financial Planning Inc., he strives...

Big Accounting Firms Favor W&M Graduates

WILLIAMSBURG – The College of William & Mary has one of the highest percentages of alumni working at the four biggest accounting firms in...

Langley For Families Foundation Donations Exceed $1 Million

NEWPORT NEWS—The Langley for Families Foundation eclipsed a major milestone in annual impact in 2021, with donations to local causes exceeding $1 million, an...