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July 31, 2015

Take Five with Joan Burke: Creating a wealth of wealth

Joan Burke, president of First Business Trust & Investments, and her colleagues recently celebrated a milestone, reaching the $1 billion mark in assets under their administration. The company, which became part of the First Business family …
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July 17, 2015

First Business Bank: How we are Building Hope and Strengthening Communities

by Jim HartliebI have been on the Board of Directors at MOM for almost eight years.There are many great causes in our community but the reason I chose to devote my time to MOM is because of its organizational efficiency (over 82% of the funds that …
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June 03, 2015

First Business Bank gives back on the golf course

First Business Bank – Milwaukee will attempt to raise $30,000 through its 2015 First Business Invitational, an outing that allows area business owners and executives to compete for a cause on the golf course.The second annual event, scheduled …
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January 30, 2014

Profits rise for First Business

With its profits up about 50 percent over a year ago, First Business Financial Services, Madison, said Thursday it is raising its dividend to shareholders and setting up an endowment fund “to sustain ongoing charitable giving in First …
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October 13, 2013

U.S. Bank slips in Madison market share as deposits in local banks decline overall

U.S. Bank is the No. 1 bank in Wisconsin and the powerhouse leader in Milwaukee but has lost one-third of its market share in the Madison area, where it comes in a distant second.The data, compiled from June 30 bank deposit reports to the Federal …
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October 12, 2013

First Business CFO, Jim Ropella, Presented with 2013 CFO Award by In Business Magazine

At the first annual CFO Awards, In Business Magazine celebrates top financial professionals for their fiscal leadership and contributions to their companies' growth. Join us in honoring the 2013 winners at the Madison Business Expo on October 23. …
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July 08, 2013

First Business CEO, Corey Chambas, Honored as 2013 Member of the "In Business Hall of Fame"

Source: In Business Magazine, ibmadison.com As IB presents the Hall of Fame class of 2013, we’d like to emphasize that business and philanthropic excellence are the hallmarks of a Hall of Fame inductee. These exceptional individuals were …
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May 02, 2013

Insperity Retirement Services Extends 401(k) Plan Recordkeeping Services to Financial Institutions

Insperity, Inc.(NSP), a leading provider of human resources and business performance solutions for America’s best businesses, today announced that InsperityTM Retirement Services has extended its 401(k) plan recordkeeping services to …
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April 26, 2013

First Business Financial reports record earnings

First Business Financial Services said that with an increase in its loan portfolio and a reduction in loan delinquencies, it had record profits of $3.2 million for the first quarter that ended March 31, up from $2.2 million for the 2012 first …
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March 14, 2013

First Business to double dividend to shareholders

First Business Financial Services, Madison, parent company of First Business Bank, is doubling its quarterly dividend to 14 cents a share to shareholders of record as of the close of business on April 1. It will be payable on April 15.The previous …
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