Leumi Names Watts New SE Market President for Commercial Banking

Jeff Watts joined Bank Leumi as its new Southeast Market president.

SunTrust, Leumi, Others Lead $130MM Financing for BlueVine

BlueVine closed up to $130 million in new debt financing to enable the online invoice factoring lender to rollout new products.

Bank Leumi Names Droney Chief Operations & Technology Officer

Bank Leumi appointed Martin Droney executive vice president, chief operations and technology officer.

Leumi Taps Csillag as Group Head for Healthcare

Leumi hired Daniel Csillag as a new group head for Healthcare on the Northeast Middle Market team. Csillag is responsible for overseeing and growing the bank’s healthcare commercial banking business in the region.

Leumi Expands Middle Market Team in NE U.S.

Leon Terrano joined Bank Leumi as a group head and Doug Meyer has been promoted to group head in the bank’s Northeast Middle Market team within the Commercial Banking division, based in New York.

Leumi Provides $5.2MM Facility for Genius Brands

Genius Brands International closed a $5.2 million credit facility with Bank Leumi secured by its Netflix agreement to produce 30 episodes of the animated preschool series Llama Llama.

Bank Leumi Names Maichin New Northeast Market President

Robert Maichin will join Bank Leumi as the new Northeast market president. Maichin joins from JPMorgan Chase, where he most recently served as a market executive.

Bank Leumi Shares Jump after U.S. $400MM Tax Settlement

Reuters reported that Israeli Bank Leumi shares jumped nearly 4% upon reaching a $400 million tax settlement. Reuters said the settlement comes after two separate tax evasion investigations in the U.S.