2012 Decisions of the Commissioner of Banks and Board of Bank Incorporation

Through these decisions, the Division of Banks (DOB) offers perspective on current issues and questions in the financial services industry.
  • Decision of December 19, 2012
    • Decision establishing certain maximum dishonored check fees at Massachusetts state-chartered institutions
  • Decision of November 28, 2012
    • Decision relative to the merger of The Community Bank, a Massachusetts Co-operative Bank, Brockton, Massachusetts with and into Eastern Bank, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Decision of November 28, 2012
    • Decision relative to the petition of Eastern Bank Corporation, Boston, Massachusetts to acquire Campello Bancorp, Brockton, Massachusetts
  • Decision of November 13, 2012
    • Decision relative to the petition of United Financial Bancorp, Inc., West Springfield, Massachusetts to acquire New England Bancshares, Inc., Enfield, Connecticut
  • Decision of October 12, 2012
    • Decision relative to the petition of Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc., Pittsfield, Massachusetts to acquire Beacon Federal Bancorp, Inc., East Syracuse, New York
  • Decision of October 12, 2012
    • Decision relative to the merger of Beacon Federal, East Syracuse, New York with and into Berkshire Bank, Pittsfield, Massachusetts
  • Decision of October 12, 2012
    • Decision relative to the petition of Independent Bank Corp., Rockland, Massachusetts to acquire Central Bancorp, Inc., Somerville, Massachusetts
  • Decision of October 12, 2012
    • Decision relative to the merger of Central Co-operative Bank, Somerville, Massachusetts with and into Rockland Trust Company, Rockland, Massachusetts
  • Decision of July 31, 2012
    • Decision relative to the merger of Mercantile Bank and Trust Company, Boston, Massachusetts with and into Commerce Bank & Trust Company, Worcester, Massachusetts
  • Decision of July 31, 2012
    • Decision relative to the petition of Commerce Bancshares Corp., Worcester, Massachusetts to acquire Mercantile Capital Corporation, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Decision of June 11, 2012
    • Decision relative to the conversion of Brookline Bank, Brookline, Massachusetts to a state charter
  • Decision of June 11, 2012
    • Decision relative to the merger of Natick Federal Savings Bank, Natick, Massachusetts with and into Framingham Co-operative Bank, Framingham, Massachusetts
  • Decision of June 11, 2012
    • Decision relative to the conversion of The First National Bank of Ipswich, Ipswich, Massachusetts to a Massachusetts state charter
  • Decision of April 18, 2012
    • Decision relative to the petition of Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc., Pittsfield, Massachusetts to acquire the Connecticut Bank and Trust Company, Hartford, Connecticut
  • Decision of April 18, 2012
    • Decision relative to the merger of The Connecticut Bank and Trust Company, Hartford, Connecticut with and into Berkshire Bank, Pittsfield, Massachusetts
  • Decision of March 29, 2012
    • Decision relative to the merger of Williamstown Savings Bank, Williamstown, Massachusetts with and into Hoosac Bank, North Adams, Massachusetts
  • Decision of January 13, 2012
    • Decision relative to the application of Salem Five Bancorp, Salem, Massachusetts to acquire Stoneham Bancorp, MHC (in formation), and Stoneham Savings Bank, Stoneham, Massachusetts
  • Decision of January 13, 2102
    • Decision on the applications relative to the reorganization into a mutual holding company by Stoneham Savings Bank, Stoneham, Massachusetts

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