Articles Tagged with ''Kansas''

Number 9: Columbian Bank and Trust

The ninth bank to fail this year was announced by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. late Friday: The Columbian Bank and Trust Company, located in Topeka, Kansas. The FDIC said the failed bank had total assets of $752 million and total deposits of $622 million, of which there were approximately $46 million in uninsured deposits. The bank's insured deposits were purchased by Chillicothe, Missouri-based Citizens Bank and Trust, according to a statement by the FDIC; Columbian's nine branches will reopen Monday as branches of Citizen.
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Martin, Leigh, Laws & Fritzlen Add Five New Attorneys

As the foreclosure mess has continued to push forward, those law firms that specialize in protecting creditor's rights have seen business booming like never before. Missouri and Kansas-based Martin, Leigh, Laws & Fritzlen, P.C. -- one the Midwest's larger such law firms -- said earlier this week that it has brought five new attorneys on board to help the firm manage its growing workload.
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