• Decision of January 2, 2004

    Decision relative to the petition of Citizens Financial Group, Inc., Providence, Rhode Island and certain related entities to acquire Thistle Group Holdings, Co., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Decision of January 23, 2004

    Decision relative to the petition of FleetBoston Financial Corporation, Boston, Massachusetts to acquire Progress Financial Corporation, Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
  • Decision of January 28, 2004

    Decision relative to the petition of Boston Private Financial Holdings, Inc. Boston, Massachusetts to acquire First State Bancorp, Granada Hills, California
  • Decision of February 2, 2004

    Decision relative to the petition of Sovereign Bancorp, Inc., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to acquire Fist Essex Bancorp, Andover, Massachusetts
  • Decision of February 2, 2004

    Decision relative to the petition of Sovereign Bancorp, Inc., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to acquire First Essex Bancorp, Andover, Massachusetts
  • Decision of February 4, 2004

    Decision on the applications relative to the reorganization into a Mutual Holding Company by the Canton Institution for Savings, The Bank of Canton, Canton, Massachusetts
  • Decision of February 5, 2004

    Decision on the applications relative to the reorganization into a Mutual Holding Company by South Shore Savings Bank, Weymouth, Massachusetts
  • Decision of February 5, 2004

    Decision relative to the application of South Shore Savings Bank, Weymouth, Massachusetts to merge with Horizon Bank & Trust Company, Braintree, Massachusetts
  • Decision of February 5, 2004

    Decision relative to the petition of South Shore Savings Bank, Weymouth, Massachusetts to reorganize into a Mutual Holding Company and in conjunction therewith to acquire Horizon Bank & Trust Company, Braintree, Massachusetts
  • Decision of March 23, 2004

    Decision on the applications relative to the reorganization into a Mutual Holding Company by Hampden Savings Bank, Springfield, Massachusetts
  • Decision of March 31, 2004

    Decision relative to the petition of Bank Of America Corporation, Charlotte, North Carolina to acquire Fleetboston Financial Corporation, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Decision of April 20, 2004

    Decision relative to the application of Banknorth N.A., Portland, Maine for permission to merge Foxborough Savings Bank, Foxborough, Massachusetts, with Foxborough Savings Bank, N.A., a newly formed interim National Bank, as part of a series of transactions, with the resulting institution being merged with and into Banknorth, N.A.
  • Decision of April 20, 2004

    Decision relative to the petition of Banknorth Group, Inc., Portland, Maine to acquire Foxborough Savings Bank, Foxborough, Massachusetts
  • Decision of April 22, 2004

    Decision relative to the petition of Compass Bank for Savings, New Bedford, Massachusetts to merge with Abington Savings Bank, Abington, Massachusetts
  • Decision of April 22, 2004

    Decision relative to the petition of Seacoast Financial Services Corp., New Bedford, Massachusetts to acquire Abington Bancorp Inc., Weymouth, Massachusetts
  • Decision of May 3, 2004

    Decision establishing certain maximum dishonored check fees at Massachusetts state-chartered institutions - May 3, 2004
  • Decision of May 12, 2004

    Decision relative to the petition of Webster Financial Corporation, Waterbury, Connecticut to acquire FirstFed America Bancorp, Inc., Swansea, Massachusetts
  • Decision of June 16, 2004

    Decision relative to the petition of Independent Bank Corp., Rockland, Massachusetts to acquire Falmouth Bancorp, Inc., Falmouth, Massachusetts
  • Decision of June 16, 2004

    Decision relative to the application of Rockland Trust Company, Rockland, Massachusetts to merge with Falmouth Co-operative Bank, Falmouth, Massachusetts
  • Decision of June 28, 2004

    Decision relative to the petition of Westfield Bank, Westfield, Massachusetts to surrender its Charter from The Commonwealth in order to accept a Federal Savings Bank Charter
  • Decision of July 22, 2004

    Decision relative to the application of Sovereign Bank, Wyomissing, Pennsylvania to merge with Compass Bank for Savings, New Bedford, Massachusetts and Nantucket Bank, Nantucket, Massachusetts
  • Decision of July 22, 2004

    Decision relative to the petition of Sovereign Bank, Wyomissing, Pennsylvania to acquire Seacoast Financial Services Corporation, New Bedford, Massachusetts
  • Decision of August 23, 2004

    Decision relative to the petition of Citizens Financial Group, Inc., Providence, Rhode Island and certain related entities to acquire Charter One Financial, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio
  • Decision of September 29, 2004

    Decision Relative to the Petition of Boston Private Financial Holdings, inc. Boston, Massachusetts to Acquire Encino State Bank, Encino, California
  • Decision of October 15, 2004

    Decision Relative to the petition of Georgetown Savings Bank, Georgetown, Massachusetts to surrender its charger from The Commonwealth in order to accept a Federal Savings Bank Charter
  • Decision of December 10, 2004

    Decision Relative to the Petition of Banknorth Group, Inc., Portland, Maine to Acquire Bostonfed Bancorp, Inc., Burlington, Massachusetts
  • Decision of December 10, 2004

    Decision Relative to the Petition of Eastern Bank Corporation, Boston, Massachusetts to Acquire Plymouth Bancorp, Inc. Wareham, Massachusetts
  • Decision of December 17, 2004

    Decision Relative to the Petition of Brookline Bancorp, Inc., Brookline, Massachusetts to Acquire Mystic Financial Inc., Medford, Massachusetts