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News & Press Releases

California Bank & Trust Completes Conversion of Vineyard Bank Branches

California Bank & Trust (CB&T) is pleased to announce that it has completed the conversion of the former Vineyard Bank accounts and branch locations into California Bank & Trust. More than 31,000 loan and deposit accounts have been fully integrated into the California Bank & Trust banking system. Read More >

California Bank & Trust Welcomes a New Team

California Bank & Trust (CB&T) is pleased to announce that Tom Schmidt has been named the new manager of its Mission Gorge branch in the San Diego area. Schmidt rejoined California Bank & Trust in March as a commercial banker and has been handling the branch's managerial duties on an interim basis until he was promoted to the branch manager position. Read More >

California Bank & Trust Supports Affordable Housing Initiatives Through Investments & Donations

California Bank & Trust (CB&T), is pleased to announce that during the first half of the year through investments and contributions totaling more then $3.6 million, the bank supported affordable housing initiatives in the state of California. Read More >

Kerry Ross Joins California Bank & Trust as Vice President and Manager of Vista Branch

California Bank & Trust (CB&T) is pleased to announce that Kerry Ross has joined the CB&T team and has been named vice president and manager for its Vista branch. In his new position, Ross will be responsible for managing the Vista branch and will spearhead the branches' involvement in the Vista community. Read More >

California Bank & Trust Associates Feeding Families at San Diego Ronald Mcdonald House

In keeping with the tradition of supporting the community, California Bank & Trust (CB&T) associates from the Golden Triangle Branch and corporate offices will be preparing and serving an Italian dinner for 125 family members currently residing at the Ronald McDonald House while their children receive treatment at area hospitals in San Diego. Read More >

California Bank & Trust Introduces East County Commercial Banking Group in San Diego

California Bank & Trust (CB&T) is pleased to announce the formation of a new East County Commercial Banking Group, which will be based out of the El Cajon branch of California Bank & Trust in the San Diego area. The new East County Commercial Banking Group will focus on middle-market banking. Read More >

Zions Bancorporation Reports 2009 Second Quarter Results with Strong Improvement in Capital Levels

Zions Bancorporation today reported a second quarter net loss applicable to common shareholders of $40.7 million or $0.35 per diluted share, compared to a net loss of $852.3 million (which included nonoperating goodwill impairment of $634.0 million) or $7.47 per diluted share for the first quarter of 2009. Read More >

California Bank & Trust Continues Support of San Diego's Historic Old Globe Theatre

California Bank & Trust (CB&T), the largest bank headquartered in San Diego, is pleased to announce its support of the historic Old Globe Theatre for the twelfth straight year. Read More >

California Bank & Trust Acquires Assets and Deposits of Vineyard Bank

California Bank & Trust (CB&T) officials announced today that the bank has acquired the banking operations of Vineyard Bank in a transaction facilitated by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). The transaction includes $1.4 billion in loans and $1.5 billion of deposits, which includes all current deposits, both insured and uninsured, except brokered deposits. Read More >

California Bank & Trust Names Marina Phillips Vice President and Commercial Banker at Carmel Valley Branch

California Bank & Trust (CB&T) grows again and is pleased to announce that Marina Phillips has been named vice president and commercial banker for its Carmel Valley branch. In her new position with CB&T, Phillips is responsible for managing, acquiring and analyzing lending in the area, as well as for managing relationships for high net- worth customers. Read More >