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British equivalent of United States savings and loan association

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Building community resilience - Financial and other material support for 44 community groups and five large-scale donations through the Billion Pound Asset Legacy Programme Monmouthshire Building Society is an independent regional building society that has been operating since 1869 and provides a range of mortgage, savings, insurance and legal services.
Building society chairman James Ramsbotham congratulated Mr White on his appointment.
Anitha Bangura acquired ownership of the Springs Dental Practice based in Darlington after Darlington Building Society provided the Commercial Mortgage needed to purchase the building on Yarm Road.
Yorkshire Building Society, which began as the Huddersfield Equitable Permanent Benefit Building Society in 1864, is following in the tyre tracks of the Tour de France as it invites charities to apply for a slice of PS150,000 as part of its 150th Anniversary celebrations.
1Established in 1849, Nottingham Building Society (The Nottingham) is the ninth largest building society in the UK with over 220,000 members and assets of GBP 2.7bn.
The UK's third biggest building society has reportedly already carried out a secret poll to see whether people would support it merging with the 'good' part of the Newcastle-based state-owned bank.
"In considering a number of options, we believe that Coventry Building Society's commitment to long term member value, fairness, strategic prudence and local communities, provides Stroud and Swindon members with the best possible future.
But Principality Building Society has attracted hundreds of millions of pounds to its range of savings products as well as 28,000 new customers.
A merger between the Alliance Building Society and Leicester Building Society in 1985 formed the company.
The Treasury has opted not to bail out Scotland's largest building society, with Chancellor Alistair Darling saying a longterm arrangement must be sought.
Newcastle Building Society was chosen 'Best Regional Building Society' in a public vote, and also received highly commended in the "Best Fixed Rate Lender" and "Best Building Society Customer Service" categories.
The building societies, Coventry Building Society (CBS; A/Stable/F1), Yorkshire Building Society (YBS; A-/Stable/F1), Skipton Building Society (SBS; A-/Stable/F1), Leeds Building Society (LBS; A-/Stable/F1) and Principality Building Society (PBS; BBB+/Stable/F2), together accounted for over 10% of gross mortgage lending in the UK in 2017.
Newcastle Building Society has joined the campaign which is celebrating positive initiatives to improve the economy of the region, whilst challenging the North East to be even more ambitious in the years ahead.
Global Banking News-March 6, 2018--Yorkshire Building Society implements cloud banking platform
SWANSEA Building Society has appointed a new member of staff as the society enhances its reach to the south-east region of Wales.