News: Why One Economist Sees Brexit as a Positive for U.K. Economy

The Wall Street Journal Why One Economist Sees Brexit as a Positive for U.K. Economy By Ben Eisen The decision by British voters last week to exit the European Union is less surprising and more positive for the U.K. than most give it credit for, according to Gil Michael Bufman, the chief economist at Tel … Continued

News: Bank Leumi Plots ‘Significant’ Expansion

Private Asset Management Exclusive: Bank Leumi Plots ‘Significant’ Expansion By Stephanie Bartup Bank Leumi is seeing an increase in activity among private clients seeking tech deals in Israel, and will ‘significantly’ increase the number of bankers it employs in the next five years, head of US private banking Mason Salit told PAM. Speaking exclusively to … Continued

Release: Leumi Announces New Leadership in Los Angeles Office

Craig Warden and Michal Miron to Serve as Co-Heads; Elsa Burton to Join as Group Head   Los Angeles, CA – April 18, 2016 – Leumi today announced that it has hired Craig Warden and appointed Michal Miron as Co-Heads of its Los Angeles office. Warden joins Leumi from Citi, and Miron has worked within … Continued

News: For Israeli Bank, American Makeover Means St. Patrick’s Day Party

Reuters For Israeli Bank, American Makeover Means St. Patrick’s Day Party By Dan Freed NEW YORK, March 18 (Reuters) – Bank Leumi Le Israel BM LUMI.TA has had its U.S. headquarters on Fifth Avenue overlooking the St. Patrick’s Day Parade for more than 40 years, but this was the first year the U.S. unit of … Continued

News: Bank Leumi Provides $36M for 18-Story LIC Resi Tower

Commercial Observer Bank Leumi Provides $36M for 18-Story LIC Resi Tower By Danielle Balbi Great Neck, N.Y.-based Lions Group NYC landed a $36 million construction loan from Bank Leumi for the development of a 120-unit residential rental tower in Long Island City, Commercial Observer has learned. The mortgage is being used to put up an … Continued

Release: Leumi Reports Strong Results in 2015

Regional Expansion, Strategic New Hires and Technology Investments Bolster U.S. Business New York, NY – March 10, 2016 — Bank Leumi USA (Leumi) today announced that it made significant strides in 2015 and expects continued growth due to a number of new initiatives planned for 2016. The bank is ramping up key private banking offices, … Continued

Release: Leumi Strengthens Commercial Banking Team, Announces Internal Promotion

Eric Halpern Promoted to National Head of Healthcare Lending New York, NY – February 2, 2016 — Leumi today announced it has promoted Eric A. Halpern to National Head of Healthcare Lending. In this role, Halpern is responsible for overseeing and growing the bank’s healthcare commercial banking business throughout the U.S. “We are proud to … Continued

News: Bank Leumi Provides $13.6 Million Acquisition Loan for Senior Housing Community in St. Charles, Missouri

Senior Housing News Bank Leumi Provides $13.6 Million Acquisition Loan for Senior Housing Community in St. Charles, Missouri By Kourtney Liepelt Bank Leumi has administered a $13.6 million loan to Chicago-based Innovative Management Associates Inc. to acquire Windsor Estates of St. Charles, a continuing care retirement community (CCRC) located in metro St. Louis. Windsor Estates … Continued