Residents and business owners from the Economic Empowerment Zone (EEZ) in North Hamilton have been encouraged to attend a seminar highlighting special banking programmes with Butterfield.
Since 2007, Butterfield has committed $15 million to the EEZ in the form of financing available for commercial and residential projects.
Taiwo Ogunyemi, Butterfield’s Vice President, Corporate Banking stated: “Butterfield is pleased to once again be partnering with the Bermuda Small Business Development Corporation and the Economic Empowerment Zones Agency to support the commercial and residential revitalisation of North Hamilton.”
This week, Butterfield’s Banking Team will hold a special seminar to provide information about merchant card and Business Banking services, along with details of programmes for residents, businesses and development projects in the EEZ (including preferential borrowing rates and terms for qualifying residents).
The seminar will be held at the New Testament Church of God (Heritage Worship Centre, 59 Dundonald Street, Hamilton) on Tuesday, 20 October 2009, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Anyone interested in attending should please RSVP to Stephen Todd, Butterfield’s Vice President, Retail Business Development Manager at Stephen.Todd@bm.butterfieldgroup.com | 298 4710. Registration is free and refreshments will be served.
Note to Editors: The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited (“Butterfield”) is Bermuda’s first and largest independent bank, and a specialist provider of international financial services. The Butterfield Group offers a full range of community banking services in Bermuda, Barbados and the Cayman Islands, encompassing retail and corporate banking and treasury activities. In the wealth management area, the Group provides private banking, asset management and personal trust services from its headquarters in Bermuda and subsidiary offices in The Bahamas, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Malta, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. Butterfield also provides services to corporate and institutional clients from offices in Bermuda, The Bahamas, the Cayman Islands and Guernsey, which include asset management and corporate trust services. Butterfield is a publicly traded corporation with shares listed on the Bermuda and Cayman Islands stock exchanges. Further details on the Butterfield Group can be obtained from our website at: www.butterfieldgroup.com.
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