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  1. Poloncarz, Higgins voice opposition to KeyBank/First Niagara mergerRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2016 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz was joined by Congressman Brian Higgins and representatives of the WNY Law Center and PUSH Buffalo to add his voice in opposition to the proposed acquisition of First Niagara Financial Group by KeyCorp. Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz was joined Friday by Congressman Brian Higgins and representatives of the WNY Law Center and PUSH Buffalo to voice his opposition to a proposed acquisition of First Niagara Financial Group Inc. by KeyCorp . They said the takeover, as presently constructed, would greatly reduce banking competition in the already-underserved Western New York region, with two banks then controlling 83 percent of the Buffalo-Niagara marketplace.

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  2. First Niagara Financial Group Inc. (FNFG) Lifted to "Hold" at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Daily Political

    According to Zacks, "First Niagara Financial Group, Inc. is a multi-bank holding company and is the parent of First Niagara Bank, Cortland Savings Bank and Cayuga Bank. " FNFG has been the subject of a number of other reports.

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  3. KeyBank works with Gov. Andrew Cuomo to lift objections to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    KeyBank on Thursday said it would work with Gov. Andrew Cuomo to address his concerns about its purchase of First Niagara Financial Group, a day after Cuomo said he opposed the merger and was lobbying to kill it. Cuomo on Wednesday said the $4.1 billion acquisition would have an adverse impact on the retail banking market in the Buffalo area as it would consolidate one-third of all of the deposits there into the hands of just one bank.

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  4. Cuomo Speaks Out on Bank Merger DisapprovalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Governor Andrew Cuomo has joined a chorus of local lawmakers who are urging federal regulators to reject KeyCorp's $4.1 billion deal to buy First Niagara Financial Group and create the 13th largest commercial bank in the United States. "It's terrible for Western New York," Cuomo said.

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  5. Cuomo tries to block KeyCorp's takeover of First Niagara; Kansas...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    First Niagara Financial Group Inc. fell in New York trading after the state's governor, Andrew Cuomo, urged federal regulators to reject the bank's takeover by Cleveland- based KeyCorp. "The proposed acquisition of First Niagara by Key Bank would have a devastating impact on consumers and businesses in Upstate New York," Mr. Cuomo wrote in a letter posted on his office's website. KeyCorp agreed in October to pay $4.1 billion for Buffalo-based First Niagara.

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  6. Energy Lenders: Short The New Sub-PrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Seeking Alpha

    This strategy has now yielded 16.8% TTM with a 0.89 bps beta to the S&P 500 . We believe this strategy to have extremely limited upside risk, but to have substantial downside risk for the basket proposed.

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  7. Pushing Back on Andrew Cuomo's PushbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Bloomberg

    ... add deal killing to his list of achievements? Probably not.  KeyCorp and First Niagara Financial Group each shed roughly 5 percent on Thursday -- and while it's true that the decline comes after Cuomo released a  letter ...

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  8. Ten-X Partners With CCIM InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | GlobeSt.com

    The Institute's 2016 president, Steven Moreira, says the partnership with Ten-X will provide ""sophisticated resources that will provide brokers with a distinct competitive advantage in this ever-changing industry landscape." Get alerted any time new stories match your search criteria.

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  9. A Whole Country of Renters'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | GlobeSt.com

    Positive economic and demographic trends will continue to buoy the multifamily sector throughout this year, said experts on Marcus & Millichap's webcast this week. Get alerted any time new stories match your search criteria.

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  10. Cuomo: Bank Merger Would Have - Devastating' ImpactRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | GlobeSt.com

    In a letter to federal banking regulators, the Governor voiced strong opposition to the pending acquisition of First Niagara Financial by KeyCorp. Get alerted any time new stories match your search criteria. Create an alert to follow a developing story, keep current on a competitor, or monitor industry news.

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  11. Cigar Lounge Elevates Experiential RetailRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | GlobeSt.com

    As Excalibur Cigar and Scotch Lounge opens in Rancho Bernardo, residents are offered an opportunity to have a different high-end social experience, the Heritage Group's Kyle Clark and Dan McCarthy tell GlobeSt.com EXCLUSIVELY . Get alerted any time new stories match your search criteria.

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  12. Senior Housing Entering a Steady PeriodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | GlobeSt.com

    Investors have been putting a good deal of money into the sector for several years, but with REITs pulling back, the coming year probably won't see the big gains of 2014 and 2015, according to CBRE. Get alerted any time new stories match your search criteria.

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  13. Chicago to See Construction Cost Increases in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | GlobeSt.com

    Only Denver and Seattle can expect comparable increases in 2016 following a 4.2% cost increase for Denver and 3.6% increase for Seattle last year. Get alerted any time new stories match your search criteria.

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  14. Stress-Tested Every Way, Freddie Mac Finds MF Is Still A WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | GlobeSt.com

    ... banking regulators, voiced his strong opposition to the pending $4.1-billion acquisition of First Niagara Financial Group Inc. by Cleveland-based KeyCorp. WASHINGTON, DC-The multifamily market accelerated in 2015 and will build on that momentum this ...

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  15. Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Reuters

    ... Governor Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday urged federal regulators to block KeyCorp's plan to acquire First Niagara Financial Group Inc, saying the merger would impede retail banking competition and cost thousands of jobs upstate. ** Toronto-based ...

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  16. Here's The Thing About First NiagaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | Seeking Alpha

    The stock has pulled back heavily in recent months but I am not a buyer due to efficiency concerns but the yield warrants holding the name. When I discussed some time ago in an in depth article on First Niagara Financial Group , I predicted that it was likely the company would be seeing strong loan, deposit and earnings growth in 2015 and beyond, and that performance would pick up once interest rates began to rise.

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  17. Poloncarz, Higgins Voice Opposition to KeyBank/First Niagara MergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | WNYMedia.net

    Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz was joined today by Congressman Brian Higgins and representatives of the WNY Law Center and PUSH Buffalo to voice his opposition to a proposed acquisition of First Niagara Financial Group, Inc. by KeyCorp .

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  18. Erie County executive, congressman oppose KeyBank, First Niagara mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | Observer

    Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz was joined recently by Congressman Brian Higgins and representatives of the WNY Law Center and PUSH Buffalo to voice his opposition to a proposed acquisition of First Niagara Financial Group, Inc. by KeyCorp. The takeover as presently constructed would greatly reduce banking competition in the already-underserved western New York region, with two banks then controlling 83 percent of the Buffalo-Niagara marketplace. This would further reduce the number of bank branches available to consumers despite the already-existing need for expansion of such branches and related services to large sections of the Buffalo-Niagara Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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  19. First Niagara announces top 2015 mortgage producersRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2016 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    First Niagara Financial Group Inc. today announced five Western New York loan officers were the top mortgage producers for the entire organization across its Northeast footprint during 2015. They include Michael Kozlowski, Rocco Diina, Julie Symes, Ralph Basile and Stephen Pezzino.

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  20. First Niagara Cites KeyCorp Deal as Profit Falls 30%Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | American Banker

    First Niagara Financial Group in Buffalo, N.Y., which is being sold to KeyCorp, cited restructuring and merger-related charges in reporting a 30% profit decline. Bank consolidation is gaining traction in several Midwestern states, including Ohio, Illinois, Michigan and Wisconsin.

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