Category Archives: Finance

Primary Bank gets conditional approval.

BEDFORD, N.H. – Primary Bank has cleared another hurdle on its way to being the second newest bank in the country since 2010 and the first new bank in the state in seven years. Primary Bank received conditional approval from the New Hampshire Banking De ...

First Colebrook Bank now to be Granite Bank.

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. – After 125 years of operation in New Hampshire, First Colebrook Bank will be changing its name to Granite Bank to reflect its statewide presence. Beginning March 16, the independent community bank will be officially renamed Granite Ban ...

Primary Bank Could Be First In U.S. Since 2010.

BEDFORD, N.H. – New Hampshire soon may be home to the newest bank in the country. Primary Bank is a proposed local bank looking to establish its first location in Bedford. The bank, which gained momentum through a grassroots effort, has garnered a supp ...

NH Seacoast will lead state’s job growth.

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. – A new state of New Hampshire report has predicted that the Rockingham region, which includes Portsmouth, will see continued job growth of 14.7 percent through 2022. The report, “The New Hampshire Regional Planning Commissions P ...