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Last $30.20 USD
Change Today +0.1546 / 0.51%
Volume 143.0K
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columbia banking system inc (COLB) Details

Columbia Banking System, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Columbia State Bank that provides various banking products and services to small and medium-sized businesses, professionals, and individuals in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. It offers various personal banking products and services, including noninterest and interest-bearing checking accounts, saving accounts, money market accounts, and certificate of deposit accounts; fixed and variable rate home equity loans and lines of credit, home mortgages for purchases and refinances, personal loans, and other consumer loans; debit and credit cards; and electronic bill pay, and online and mobile banking services. The company also provides business banking products and services, such as agricultural, commercial and industrial, municipal, real estate and real estate construction, and SBA lending products; and cash management, international banking, merchant card, remote deposit capture, and small business services. In addition, it offers wealth management services to high net-worth individuals, families, and professional businesses in the areas of private banking, professional banking, financial services, and trust and estate services. The company provides individual and business retirement solutions, insurance solutions, wealth management solutions, and financial planning services. Further, it provides fiduciary, agency, trust, and related services. As of December 31, 2014, the company had 154 branches, including 78 branches in Washington, 60 branches in Oregon, and 16 branches in Idaho. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Tacoma, Washington.

1,844 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/2/15
Founded in 1993

columbia banking system inc (COLB) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Executive...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $468.3K
Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $768.1K
Chief Credit Officer, Executive Vice Presiden...
Total Annual Compensation: $423.5K
Chief Human Resources Officer and Executive V...
Total Annual Compensation: $350.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

columbia banking system inc (COLB) Key Developments

Columbia Banking System Seeks Acquisitions

Columbia Banking System Inc. (NasdaqGS:COLB) plans to use proceeds for future acquisitions.

Columbia Bank Appoints Bruce Morehead as Senior Vice President, Banking Solutions Manager

Columbia Bank announced the appointment of Bruce Morehead as Senior Vice President, Banking Solutions Manager. In his new role, Mr. Morehead will report to Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Hadley Robbins, and will lead the organization's new Banking Solutions division. The division is comprised of deposit, payments and digital solutions product management functions, the Treasury Management department and the Merchant and Card Services departments as well as the consumer and commercial Customer Care Centers. The division was created to help the bank maintain a relevant and contemporary product set that contributes to customer satisfaction and growth in non-interest income. Prior to joining Columbia Bank, Mr. Morehead held a variety of senior operations management positions inside and outside the financial services industry, including Washington Mutual and most recently as Director of Operations at Teletech.

Columbia Banking System Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend and Special Cash Dividend, Payable on August 19, 2015

Columbia Banking System Inc. announced that a quarterly cash dividend of $0.18 per common share, and per common share equivalent for holders of preferred stock, will be paid on August 19, 2015 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on August 5, 2015. In addition, the Board of Directors declared a special cash dividend of $0.16 per common share, and per common share equivalent for holders of preferred stock, which will also be paid on August 19, 2015 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on August 5, 2015.


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