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News & Press Releases

How to Expand Your Business Through an SBA Loan

You need operating cash to grow your business, but securing a traditional commercial loan isn’t always easy for small and midsize business owners. Fortunately, Small Business Administration (SBA) loans are a worthwhile financing option. Read More >

Make Your Small Business Work for You. Tips for Keeping Your Business Strong.

Each year around this time, small business is on everyone’s minds. But as a small business owner, every week is Small Business Week. As we move further into 2013, you no doubt have big ambitions for your company. Read More >

California Bank & Trust Launches iPad App

California Bank & Trust (CB&T) announces the debut of an iPad app along with upgrades for business and consumer online banking. By expanding its mobile and online banking platforms, California Bank & Trust provides customers more options and convenience to securely manage accounts on the go. Read More >

How to Use the Best Financial Solutions for Growing Small Businesses

Small business owners still remain concerned about access to capital and making sure that they have access to the best solutions for improving their cash flow and finances. Read More >

Second annual CB&T Small Business Survey

What's keeping California's small business owners awake at night? Economic uncertainty and concerns about revenue and cash flow, according to the results of a survey of 558 small business respondents in California conducted by California Bank & Trust (CB&T). Read More >

Opus Bank Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Four Banking Offices and $138 Million of Deposits from California Bank & Trust

Opus Bank, a West Coast-based commercial bank, and California Bank & Trust ("CB&T"), a subsidiary of Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ: ZION), announced today that they have entered into a purchase and assumption agreement through which Opus Bank will acquire four branches from CB&T. Read More >

Zions Bancorporation Reports Earnings of $0.48 Per Diluted Common Share for First Quarter 2013

Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ: ZION) ("Zions" or "the Company") today reported first quarter net earnings applicable to common shareholders of $88.3 million or $0.48 per diluted common share, compared to $35.6 million or $0.19 per diluted share for the fourth quarter of 2012, and $25.5 million or $0.14 per diluted share for the first quarter of 2012. Read More >

CB&T Wins 13 Greenwich Excellence Awards

California Bank & Trust (CB&T) received 13 Greenwich Excellence Awards for achievement in small business and middle-market banking. CB&T won awards in ten national and three regional categories, including Financial Stability, Likelihood to Recommend and more. Read More >

How to Access Working Capital for Exports and Become a Global Player

International expansion is a great way to grow as the U.S. economy slowly recovers, and the population and per capita gross domestic product of countries such as India and China continue to rise. Read More >

CB&T Raises Over 100K to Help Local Communities

More than 100 California Bank & Trust (CB&T) branches participated in the bank's 25th annual United Way fundraising campaign, collectively raising a total of $101,000 to help communities throughout the state. Read More >