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BRIEF-Heritage Bank appoints Bill Glasby as executive vice president, chief technology officer

2017-10-03 reuters
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Heritage Bank Appoints Bill Glasby as Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer

2017-10-03 prnewswire
OLYMPIA, Wash., Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Heritage Bank, subsidiary of Heritage Financial Corporation ("Company" or "Heritage") (Nasdaq: HFWA), is pleased to announce the appointment of Bill Glasby as Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer.  Mr. Glasby will report to President and Chief Operating Officer, Jeffrey J. Deuel, and his range of responsibilities will include oversight of the information technology and information systems divisions of the bank. (29-1)

Heritage Financial Announces Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

2017-10-02 prnewswire
OLYMPIA, Wash., Oct. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Heritage Financial Corporation ("Company" or "Heritage") (Nasdaq: HFWA) anticipates issuing its third quarter 2017 earnings release on Thursday, October 26, 2017 before the market opens.  The Company has scheduled a telephone conference call to discuss the third quarter 2017 earnings on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. Pacific time (2:00 p.m. Eastern time). (16-0)

Lighthouse Bank Recruits Two Top Flight Banking Veterans Leading Into October 2nd Silicon Valley Office Grand Opening

2017-09-21 prnewswire
SANTA CRUZ, Calif., Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Lighthouse Bank (OTC-QB: LGHT): On the eve of Lighthouse Bank's 10-year anniversary and Silicon Valley expansion, two regional banking veterans have been recruited to further the bank's elevated ranking. Lighthouse Bank's consecutive position as a Findley Reports' Super Premier bank and its consecutive-year status as the nation's "5th Healthiest Bank" heightened this challenge of enlisting the region's foremost banking talent for its upcoming Cupertino, California office debut.

Heritage Nola Bancorp Is A Recent Mutual Conversion At 86% Of Book With Excess Capital

2017-08-16 seekingalpha
Activism and metro area location mean this is likely to get sold after the three-year window is up.

Heritage Financial Corporation to Acquire Puget Sound Bancorp, Inc.

2017-07-27 prnewswire
OLYMPIA and BELLEVUE, Wash., July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Heritage Financial Corporation ("Heritage") (NASDAQ: HFWA) and Puget Sound Bancorp, Inc. ("Puget Sound") (OTCQB: PUGB) jointly announced today the signing of a definitive agreement under which Heritage will acquire Puget Sound in an all stock transaction valued at approximately $126.1 million, or $35.84 per share, based on the closing price of Heritage common stock of $27.

Heritage Bank announces new commercial banking team in Portland, Oregon

2017-07-20 prnewswire
OLYMPIA, Wash., July 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Heritage Bank ("Company" or "Heritage"), subsidiary of Heritage Financial Corporation (Nasdaq: HFWA), is pleased to announce the addition of a new commercial banking team in downtown Portland, Oregon. The new team includes Emily Leach, Kristen Connor, Doug White, Kathy Swift, Joanie Miller, and Sheldon Alexander.

Household debt sees Australian banks downgraded again

2017-06-19 abc.net.au
Global ratings agency Moody's has downgraded the big four banks and eight other institutions over fears about the housing market.

Slain Queensland police officer Brett Forte's wife supported killer's ex: report

2017-06-06 smh.com.au
Slain policeman Brett Forte's wife had reportedly spent months supporting the ex-grilfriend of the man who killed her husband.

Heritage Bank client and employee both win awards from U.S. Small Business Administration

2017-05-05 prnewswire
OLYMPIA, Wash., May 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Heritage Financial Corporation (Nasdaq: HFWA), parent company of Heritage Bank, announced that the U.S. Small Business Administration ("SBA") 2017 Seattle District Family-Owned Small Business of the Year was recently awarded to Moctezuma's Mexican Restaurant and Tequila Bar, a client of Heritage Bank. SBA also named Addie Roberge, a SBA Commercial Lender at Heritage, as the 2017 Financial Services Advocate of the Year.

Why regions must be part of Brisbane's New World City mission

2017-05-01 theage.com.au
Young businessperson of the year 2016 Jock Fairweather is a man many see as the future of Brisbane's business ecosystem as it moves to become a "New World City". At 27, he calls himself "el capitano" of Little Tokyo Two, the company managing space at The Capital, a hub for startup businesses which opened early this year with the support of $5 million of ratepayers' money. In a three-part series, the city's innovation "captain" puts his thoughts on the line to explain how he thinks Southeast Queensland can be the next centre for global startup enterprise.

Why regions must be part of Brisbane's New World City mission

2017-05-01 smh.com.au
Young businessperson of the year 2016 Jock Fairweather is a man many see as the future of Brisbane's business ecosystem as it moves to become a "New World City". At 27, he calls himself "el capitano" of Little Tokyo Two, the company managing space at The Capital, a hub for startup businesses which opened early this year with the support of $5 million of ratepayers' money. In a three-part series, the city's innovation "captain" puts his thoughts on the line to explain how he thinks Southeast Queensland can be the next centre for global startup enterprise.

28 Dividend Increases: April 24-28, 2017 (Part 1: Financials)

2017-04-30 seekingalpha
Monitoring dividend increases for stocks on my watch list helps me to identify candidates for further analysis.

Heritage Financial Announces First Quarter 2017 Results And Declares Regular Cash Dividend

2017-04-26 prnewswire
- Diluted earnings per common share were $0.31 for the quarter ended March 31, 2017 compared to $0.30 for the quarter ended March 31, 2016 and $0.33 for the linked-quarter ended December 31, 2016. - Heritage declared a regular cash dividend of $0.13 per common share on April 25, 2017, an increase of 8.3% from $0.12 for the cash dividend paid in the quarter ended March 31, 2017. - Return on average assets was 0.

Heritage Financial Announces Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

2017-03-29 prnewswire
OLYMPIA, Wash., March 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Heritage Financial Corporation  ("Company" or "Heritage") (Nasdaq: HFWA) anticipates issuing its first quarter 2017 earnings release on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 before the market opens.  The Company has scheduled a telephone conference call to discuss the first quarter 2017 earnings on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. Pacific time (1:00 p.m. Eastern time).

A Bunnings store like no other

2017-03-08 perthnow.com.au
WORK will start soon on an upmarket inner-city Bunnings, the likes of which you’ve never seen before.

The worst month to save money

2017-02-14 perthnow.com.au
FEBRUARY is one of the worst months of the year for trying to get over the festive binge and cut down that unwanted debt that quickly racked up.

Zacks.com featured highlights: Lyon William Homes, Heritage Commerce, Magnachip Semiconductor, Comfort Systems USA and Sterling Construction

2017-02-08 zacks
Chicago, IL – February 08, 2017 - Stocks in this week’s article include Lyon William Homes (NYSE: (WLH - Free Report) – Free Report ), Heritage Commerce Corp. (NASDAQ: (HTBK - Free Report) – Free Report ), Magnachip Semiconductor Corp. (NYSE: (MX - Free Report) – Free Report ), Comfort Systems USA Inc. (NYSE: (FIX - Free Report) – Free Report ) and Sterling Construction Company, Inc. (NASDAQ: (STRL - Free Report) – Free Report ).

How much do Canberra parents spend kitting their kids up for school?

2017-01-29 smh.com.au
Rubbing salt into a wound caused by seemingly endless Christmas shopping, the purchases of uniforms, bags, shoes, stationary - and in many cases an iPad or laptop - proved a double blow for parents in the lead-up to the school year.

5 Stocks to Buy on New Analyst Coverage

2017-01-23 zacks
The importance of new analyst coverage is evident from the extensive data it unearths for investors. Analysts are privy to vital information and are crucial to investment decisions. Coverage initiation of a stock by analyst(s) usually portrays higher investor inclination. Investors, on their part, often assume that there is something special in a stock to attract analysts to cover it. In other words, they believe that the company coming under the microscope definitely holds some value.

Bridgeline Digital: An Upcoming And Growing SaaS Company

2017-01-08 seekingalpha
The company is improving bottom line as seen with their gross margin at 59% for Q4 as well as a much improved adjusted EBIDTA .

Heritage Financial Announces Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

2017-01-06 prnewswire
OLYMPIA, Wash., Jan. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Heritage Financial Corporation  ("Company" or "Heritage") (Nasdaq: HFWA) anticipates issuing its year-end and fourth quarter 2016 earnings release on Thursday, January 26, 2017 before the market opens.  The Company has scheduled a telephone conference call to discuss the year-end and fourth quarter 2017 earnings on Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.

Heritage Bank and Tacoma Housing partner for Education - Receive recognition from Tacoma/Pierce County Affordable Housing Consortium and American Bankers Association

2016-12-19 prnewswire
TACOMA, Wash., Dec. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Heritage Bank, subsidiary of Heritage Financial Corporation ("Company" or "Heritage") (Nasdaq: HFWA), along with the Tacoma Housing Authority, were recently recognized on October 20, 2016 by the Tacoma/Pierce County Affordable Housing Consortium at their annual Excellence in Affordable Housing Awards. Heritage Bank and Tacoma Housing Authority were presented with the Sustainability Award, which recognized a different kind of sustainability this year – helping kids build assets to pay for qualified education or training programs after high school graduation, through a Children's Savings Account (CSA).

Huge West Coast Bank Trades Highlight Insider Selling: Invesco, WebMD, Palo Alto Networks and More

2016-12-10 247wallst
The Trump rally continued on full steam ahead last week, and we were not the least bit surprised to see insiders selling shares. With all the major indexes hitting record highs, the liquidity in the market robust and the end of the year closing in, top executives and institutional holders took advantage of the biggest rally in years to move some shares.

OT and Australian Fintech Start-up Inamo Have Partnered to Introduce InamoⳠWearable Devices and Platform into the Australian Market

2016-12-08 indiainfoline
OT and Australian Fintech Start-up Inamo Have Partnered to Introduce Inamo’s Wearable Devices and Platform into the Australian Market