Marty Droney Named to the 2018 Advisory Board at Rugers

Martin Droney, Leumi’s Chief Operations & Technology Officer, who was named to the 2018 Advisory Board for the cybersecurity program at Rutgers University’s Center for Innovation Education. His page can be viewed here. 

Humberto Garcia in Forbes

Humberto Garcia spoke to Forbes about his thoughts on Mexico’s economy. Political Chaos No Match For A Pro-Growth Economy   Forbes, March 14, 2018 By Kenneth Rapoza Political chaos? The market doesn’t care. At least not yet. It’s the tenth anniversary of the longest bull market in history, and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and … Read more

LeumiTech Chairman Koby Haber Featured in Calcalist

LeumiTech Chairman Koby Haber says Israel made gains in the tech sector in 2017 and continues to grow, but competition for talent could hurt the industry. To increase the supply of skilled employees enough to meet the demand, Haber suggests encouraging previously underrepresented groups to get into the Israeli tech industry. His commentary can be … Read more

2018 Mind the Tech Conference

LeumiTech and Calcalist hosted the 2018 Mind the Tech Conference in New York on March 12-14. This year’s focus was on business ties with Israel and investment opportunities. The conference also featured the first-of-its-kind international startup competition. More information on the conference is here.

Humberto Garcia Featured in Investor’s Business Daily

Humberto Garcia recently spoke with Juan Carlos Arancibia of Investor’s Business Daily about how the Brazilian banking sector could benefit from better credit quality in consumer, commercial & industrial portfolios of Latin American banks. With Latin America Heating Up, This ETF Is Crushing It Investor’s Business Daily, March 9, 2018 By Juan Carlos Arancibia While most … Read more

Humberto Garcia in Xinhua

Spotlight: Three things you need to know about U.S. equities market   Xinhua, February 6, 2018 By Wen Wang and Naishui Wang While U.S. stocks market experienced terrifying slide and a tremendous increase of volatility this week, analysts said it’s not yet time to worry about a bear market as the correction was welcomed and … Read more

Avner Mendelson Publishes Byline in American Banker

BankThink Survival strategy: Cut the number of banks in half By Avner Mendelson January 30, 2018 It’s no secret that the banking industry has been consolidating for the last 30 years — the number of bank charters has fallen from 14,000 in 1985, to close to 8,500 in 2000, to 4,938 at the end of 2017 … Read more

Bank Leumi Announces Agreement for Strategic Investment Into Bank Leumi USA, Setting the Latter’s Value Just Under 1 billion USD

The strategic investment brings extensive expertise in the U.S. financial services and banking fields, will assist in the continued evolution and success of Bank Leumi USA and will lead to the creation of greater value for the Leumi Group. TEL AVIV, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bank Leumi le-Israel B.M. (“Bank Leumi”) (TASE: LUMI) reported today that it has … Read more

Bank Leumi Names Chris Williams Regional Manager for U.S. Private Banking in Chicago

Williams Brings Decades of Private Banking Experience to Leumi December 12, 2017 09:15 AM Eastern Standard Time CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bank Leumi announced that Chris Williams has joined the organization as its new Regional Manager for U.S. Private Banking in Chicago, Illinois. In this role, Williams leads a team of Chicago-based relationship managers who help clients manage their … Read more

Avner Mendelson Featured in Banking Exchange

Water, basic need, makes banking specialty http://www.bankingexchange.com/news-feed/item/7214-water-basic-need-makes-banking-specialty?Itemid=101 Bank Leumi USA builds on expertise of Israeli parent to fund water-related industries People talk about the commoditization of banking, but can you think of a more basic commodity than water? Yet, as often as we may take it for granted, in many parts of the world—and this … Read more