Press Releases

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11.19.2015: Radius Bank Welcomes Nichelle Hodge as Assistant Vice President / Financial Center Manager

11.12.2015: Radius Bank releases Q4 eNewsletter

10.21.2015: Radius Bank Launches Apple Pay and Announces Plans for More Mobile Payment Solutions in 2016

10.07.2015: Radius Bank Announces Transaction with Investor Group to Recapitalize Bank

09.16.2015: Radius Bank & Prosper Marketplace Join Forces to Offer Personal Loans Through Online Lending Platform

07.31.2015: Radius Bank's releases Q3 eNewsletter

07.20.2015: Radius Bank Highlighted in American Banker Article - How This Community Bank Vies for Digital Customers

07.15.2015: Radius Bank Highlighted in Banker & Tradesman Article - Radius Bank Partners With Startup Investment Firm On Checking Product

07.14.2015: Radius Bank Partners With Aspiration to Launch New Best-In-Class Personal Checking Account

06.08.2015: Radius Bank Announces the Promotion of Chris Tremont to Executive Vice President / Virtual Banking

06.03.2015: Radius Bank Introduces New Radius Hybrid Account

05.01.2015: Radius Bank's releases Q2 eNewsletter

04.28.2015: Tips for Using Digital Tools to Spruce Up Your Finances

04.16.2015: Radius Bank to be Exclusive Sponsor of Reserve Week in Boston

04.09.2015: Radius Bank's Digital Banking Upgrade & Website Redesign Selected as a 2015 MITX Awards Finalist

03.24.2015: Radius Bank Highlighted in American Banker Article as Pioneer in Mobile Account Opening

03.17.2015: Radius Bank Website Named One of 25 Inspirational & Responsive Banking Website Designs by The Financial Brand

03.05.15: Radius Bank Welcomes Edward Lynch, VP/SBA Relationship Manager

02.25.15: Radius Bank's 2014 Digital Banking Upgrade Makes American Banker's "Top 10 Community Bank IT Projects" List

01.30.15: Radius Bank's releases Q1 eNewsletter

01.14.15: Radius Bank Welcomes Todd Guilfoyle, VP/Institutional Banking Relationship Manager


12.16.14 : Radius Bank Welcomes Debbie Orloff, VP / Commercial Real Estate Relationship Manager

09.26.14: First Trade Union Bank to Become "Radius Bank"

09.24.14: First Trade Welcomes Dianne Chandler, VP / Cash Management

09.16.14: First Trade and SmarterBucks Launch One-of-a-Kind Student Loan Pay-Down Debit Card Rewards Program

09.03.14: First Trade and Andera Launch Streamlined Mobile Account Opening

08.21.14: First Trade Welcomes James Malerba, Executive Vice President / Chief Financial Officer

08.15.14: First Trade Welcomes George Braden, VP / Institutional Banking Relationship Manager

08.04.14: First Trade President and CEO Mike Butler Featured on Banker & Tradesman's "The Closing" Podcast

07.31.14: First Trade's July eNewsletter has been Published

07.30.14: First Trade Launches New, Industry-Leading Digital Banking Platform

07.18.14: First Trade Union Bancorp Inc. Reports 59% Net Income Increase as of June 30, 2014

07.01.14: First Trade Welcomes Jennifer McKay, VP / SBA Relationship Manager

06.02.14: First Trade, Life is good and RadioBDC Launch Tavern Concert Series

05.29.14: GOBankingRates Study Ranks Massachusetts Fourth Best State for Affordable Banking

05.15.14: First Trade Welcomes Nadidah Coveney, VP / Retail Banking

05.13.14: First Trade Welcomes Sandip Patel, VP / SBA Relationship Manager

04.30.14: First Trade's April eNewsletter has been Published

04.29.14: First Trade Volunteers at Greater Boston Food Bank

04.25.14: First Trade Welcomes Eric Bonwell, VP / BSA/AML Officer

04.23.14: First Trade Welcomes Scott Kingsley VP / SBA Relationship Manager

04.22.14: First Trade Selected as a 2014 MITX What’s Next Awards Finalist

04.17.14: First Trade Union Bancorp Inc. Reports 107% Net Income Increase

04.07.14: First Trade Client Golden Cannoli Shells Named SBA Massachusetts 2014 Small Business of the Year

03.13.14: First Trade Welcomes Kate Corda & Mina Burke

03.06.14: First Trade Welcomes Carl Palme, AVP / Customer Service Manager

03.04.14: First Trade Welcomes Ron Mauriello SVP / Compliance & Audit

02.25.14: First Trade Welcomes Amanda Guiggey & Cherise Pesce

02.04.14: First Trade's February eNewsletter has been Published

01.28.14: First Trade Union Bancorp Inc. Reports 43% Increase in Net Income

01.03.14: First Trade Supports Local Families in Need During the Holidays


12.30.13: First Trade’s Kathleen Kelly Awarded for Most SBA 504 Loans in Massachusetts

12.03.13: First Trade Union Bank Reports Strong Q3 2013 Earnings

10.31.13: First Trade Ranks Among Top SBA Lenders in 2013

10.28.13: First Trade & 92.5 the River Announce Gentlemen Hall Sound Check Concert at House of Blues

10.28.13: First Trade Welcomes Chase Groesbeck & Jeffrey Nowicki

10.22.13: First Trade's October 2013 eNewsletter has been Published

10.10.13: First Trade Supports Thompson Island/Outward Bound by Participating in Community Events

10.08.13: First Trade Welcomes Vitaly Garaz, VP/Commercial Banking Relationship Manager

09.10.13: First Trade & 92.5 The River Announce Jake Bugg Sound Check Concert at House of Blues

09.04.13: First Trade Promotes Stephanie Rollins to AVP/Marketing Officer

08.29.13: Back-to-School Budgeting Tips from NerdWallet

08.28.13: First Trade Sponsors Second Annual Boston Seafood Festival

08.27.13: First Trade Supports Greater Boston Food Bank as part of its “FT Pay it Forward” Campaign

08.26.13: First Trade Union Bank Reports Q2 2013 Earnings, Sees 135% Boost in Net Income

08.20.13: First Trade Expands Customer Service Call Center Team

08.15.13: First Trade Recently Provided Financing to Help a Successful Technology Company Expand

08.12.13: First Trade Welcomes Meredith Baer, Tricia Spada and Matthew Warren

08.09.13: First Trade Welcomes Emmaline Pare, Joel Rojas and Marcia Rulon

08.08.13: First Trade Welcomes Melissa DaCosta, VP/Commercial Banking Relationship Manager

07.25.13: First Trade's July 2013 eNewsletter has been Published

06.27.13: First Trade Becomes “Bank at the Esplanade” with New ATM and Café Seating Area

06.26.13: First Trade Launches FT Pay Mobile Payment & Loyalty App Powered By LevelUp

06.17.13: First Trade and 92.5 the River Announce Fitz and the Tantrums Sound Check in Boston

05.29.13: First Trade Union Bank Reports Robust Q1 2013 Earnings

05.24.13: First Trade’s Kathleen Kelly Named Recipient of 2013 Community Bank Heroes Award

05.22.13: First Trade Promotes Seth Felix to EVP/Head of Commercial Lending

05.15.13: First Trade Expands Mobile Banking with New iPad & Enhanced Smartphone Apps

05.10.13: First Trade Announces Unlimited ATM Surcharge Fee Rebates

05.08.13: First Trade & 92.5 The River Hosting The Airborne Toxic Event Sound Check Concert

05.06.13: First Trade Ranked Among Top 10 MA SBA Lenders for the Six Months Ending 3/31/13

05.03.13: First Trade Promotes Chris Tremont to SVP/Director of Marketing

04.30.13: First Trade Partners with Boston magazine for Second Annual Battle of the Burger

04.24.13: First Trade's April 2013 eNewsletter has been Published

03.20.13: First Trade & 92.5 the River Announce 2013 "On the Road" Concert Series

03.12.13: First Trade Welcomes Bill Mavroides & Ariel Perez

03.11.13: First Trade Welcomes Noopur Srivastava & Jessica Coulombe

02.07.13: First Trade Union Bank Reports Strong 2012 Earnings


12.07.2012: First Trade Gives Back to Community During the Holidays

12.05.2012: LevelUp and First Trade Develop Revolutionary Custom Mobile Payment and Loyalty App

11.16.2012: First Trade's Chris Tremont Named "2012 Innovation All-Star"

11.12.2012: First Trade Union Bank Earns SBA's Veteran/Patriot Express Lender of the Year Award

11.06.2012: First Trade Reports Strong Q3 Earnings

11.02.2012: First Trade Executive Speaks at Boston Women in Finance

10.26.2012: First Trade Welcomes Rosa Alcantara & Sean Donlan

10.24.2012: First Trade Welcomes John DePasquale, VP / Commercial Lender

10.22.2012: First Trade Hosts Boston Marine Park Business Mixer

10.19.2012: First Trade Welcomes Danielle Nicastro, AVP / Cash Management & Product Analyst

10.18.2012: First Trade Volunteers at Thompson Island / Outward Bound

10.09.2012: First Trade Hosts Women Veterans' Panel Discussion

09.07.2012: First Trade Appoints Jim Velez to Lead Yacht Financing Division

09.05.2012: First Trade Promotes Jennifer Mason to SBA Lending Officer

08.16.2012: First Trade Sponsors Boston's First Annual "Battle of the Burger"

08.15.2012: First Trade Reports Solid Q2 2012 Earnings

08.02.2012: First Trade Welcomes Kathleen Kelly, VP / SBA Lending

07.19.2012: First Trade Welcomes New Assistant Manager to it's New Hyde Park, NY Banking Center

07.17.2012: First Trade Bolsters Banking Center Staff

06.13.2012: First Trade Appoints New Chairman of the Board and Welcomes 3 New Directors

06.01.2012: First Trade's Marketing Campaign Featured in ABA Bank Marketing Journal

03.28.2012: First Trade Welcomes Seth Felix, New England Market Manager

03.22.2012: First Trade Welcomes Dean Meacham, Systems Administrator

01.18.2012: First Trade Volunteers at the Greater Boston Food Bank for the Second Time in 2011

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