Huntington Bancshares Completes Acquisition of FirstMerit

Huntington Bancshares acquired FirstMerit and is now operating as one company. The acquisition increases Huntington Bank’s assets to approximately $100 billion.

FirstMerit Closes $6.5MM Revolver for Drexel Metals

FirstMerit Bank closed a new $6.5 million revolving loan and capital expenditure facilities to Drexel Metals.

FirstMerit Receives Presidential Award for Export Service

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker presented FirstMerit Bank with the President’s E Award for Export Service.

FirstMerit Bank Closes $10MM Revolver to IMEX

FirstMerit Bank Business Credit announced closing a $10 million revolving credit loan facility to IMEX Global Solutions. The proceeds refinanced existing debt and provided growth capital.

FirstMerit Business Credit: Launched in Adverse Times, This Two-Year Old Sets Its Sights High

Launching an ABL group in the face of the worst recession since the Great Depression proved to be a rewarding challenge for industry veteran Douglas Winget, president of FirstMerit Bank Business Credit. Starting in Q1/09, Winget has successfully developed the ABL’s strategy, management team, territory and originations, and its pipeline for the remainder of 2011 is stronger than it’s ever been.