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Banner Corporation Completes Merger of AmericanWest Bank

Banner Corporation announced that it had completed the acquisition of Starbuck Bancshares, Inc. and its wholly-owned subsidiary, AmericanWest Bank, of Spokane, Washington, which has been merged with and into Banner Bank.

BANR Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

Banner Corporation (Nasdaq:BANR), declares quarterly cash dividend of $0.18 per share, schedules 3Q15 conference call and webcast.

Banner Bank Ranked as Top Corporate Philanthropist in Washington State

Banner Bank was recognized by the Puget Sound Business Journal as one of the top 75 corporate philanthropists in Washington state for 2015.

Banner Survey Finds NW Attitudes About Money and Savings Buck National Trends

Compared to the rest of the country, homeowners in the Northwest’s biggest cities tend to be more upbeat about their financial future and in general, feel less guilty about spending money.  

Employee News

Read about recent additions to our team and accomplishments of Banner Bank employees.

U.S. SBA Recognizes Banner Bank as Top Regional Bank Lender to Small Businesses in Seattle District

The SBA Seattle district office awarded Banner Bank “Top Regional Lender of the Year.”  This is the third consecutive year Banner was recognized as the top lender in its category.

Banner Bank Donates Land To The City of Oakridge

In a public ceremony on September 8, Banner Bank donated a parcel of land to the city of Oakridge, Ore., which will be developed into a community park named Banner Park.

Banner Corporation Named on Forbes List of the 50 Most Trustworthy Financial Companies

Banner Corporation (Nasdaq:BANR), the holding company of Banner Bank and Islanders Bank, was recently included on a list of the 50 Most Trustworthy Financial Companies by Forbes. Banner was the only company headquartered in the Pacific Northwest to be included on the list.