Signature Bank Expands Fund Banking & Venture Banking Groups

Signature Bank has expanded its established Fund Banking Division and its recently formed Venture Banking Group with the appointment of several new banking professionals.

Signature Bank Forms National Venture Banking Group

Signature Bank has formed a national Venture Banking Group to focus on serving venture capital firms and the portfolio companies in which they invest.

Signature Bank, V3 Commodities Provide $25MM Facility to Atlantic Energy

Signature Bank and V3 Commodities committed to a combined $25 million working capital facility for Atlantic Energy, a provider of energy efficient and smart product bundles.

Signature Financial Hires Two, Promotes Six

Signature Bank appointed Ketih Connors to vice president, capital markets and Nick Cremonese to account officer, National Third-Party Intermediaries, a newly created position.

Signature Bank Ranked #2 in Three Categories in NLJ “Best Of” Survey

Signature Bank was ranked second in the U.S. in three categories of the National Law Journal’s eighth annual readers’ poll on the best providers of services and goods to the legal profession.

BofAML, Capital One Arrange New $350MM Facility for INTL FCStone

INTL FCStone amended its existing $262 million senior secured credit facility, increasing the size of the facility to $350 million. Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Capital One acted as joint lead arrangers on the transaction.

Signature Bank Unveils Blockchain-Enabled Signet Platform

Signature Bank partnered with trueDigital to develop Signet, a new digital payments platform designed to enable real-time payments for the bank’s commercial clients.

Signature Launches Fund Banking Division, Byrne Named Head

Signature Bank launched its new Fund Banking Division, dedicated to providing financing and banking services to the private equity industry. Tom Byrne, named managing group director and head of the Fund Banking Division, will lead the bank’s nationwide platform.

Signature Adds Eight Financial Execs to Specialty Finance & ABL Groups

Signature Bank hired eight financial executives to join its Specialty Finance subsidiary and Asset-Based Lending business.

Signature Bank Adds Three Private Banking Teams

Signature Bank added three private client banking teams to its Manhattan and Long Island offices.