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From CIO Review - America's Oldest Bank takes on the future of VMWare Integration

Washington Trust in the News - Washington Trust Chief Information Officer, Jim Mignone, and Director of Technology, Daryl Clark, recently wrote an article for CIO Review about the future of virtualization through the Bank's own experience with VMWare Integration.
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Washington Trust Supports University Orthopedics in Recent Opening of Surgery Center in East Providence, RI

August 3, 2018 – University Orthopedics, a regional center for orthopedic and rehabilitation care, recently opened a new, 90,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art medical office and surgery center in East Providence, Rhode Island. Washington Trust provided commercial financing for the new facility, which is the first commercial project within the Kettle Point redevelopment project in East Providence.
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Nation’s Oldest Community Bank Rings NASDAQ Opening Bell

July 31, 2018 – This morning, Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: WASH) Chairman and CEO Edward O. Handy III was joined by more than 50 Washington Trust executive leaders, senior managers and employees to ring the NASDAQ opening bell and celebrate 218 years of service as the oldest community bank in the nation.
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Nation’s Oldest Community Bank to Ring Nasdaq Opening Bell

July 26, 2018 – Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: WASH), founded in 1800 and recognized as the oldest community bank in the nation, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square on Tuesday, July 31st.
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Washington Trust Expands Wealth Management Team in Providence, Rhode Island and Wellesley, Massachusetts

Washington Trust announces the expansion of its Wealth Management team in Rhode Island and Massachusetts.
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From Bank News - Washington Trust - A Blend of Past, Present and Future

Washington Trust in the News - Bank News recently featured Washington Trust in a story about the Bank's rich history and track-record of nearly 219 years serving its community.
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American Banker Names Washington Trust to Top 50 ranking of Midtier Banks for Fifth Consecutive Year

July 9, 2018 – Washington Trust was recently named to American Banker’s list of top performing midtier banks - the only Rhode Island bank included in the annual, national list.

Washington Trust Provides $19.5 Million in Financing for Multi-Tenant Retail Center in Waterbury, CT

July 9, 2018 – Washington Trust’s Commercial Real Estate Group recently provided $19.5 million to Waterbury MZL, LLC, for the refinancing of Mattatuck Commons, a multi-tenant retail center in Waterbury, Connecticut.
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RI General Treasurer Recognizes Washington Trust’s Financial Literacy Program

June 29, 2018 – Washington Trust receives award and recognition from EverFi and RI State Treasurer for educational partnership with Providence Schools.
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Washington Trust Charitable Foundation Awards Westerly Education Center with Grant for Addition of Science Laboratories

May 8, 2018 – The Washington Trust Charitable Foundation recently provided the Westerly Education Center with a $2,000 grant to support the modification of two of its classrooms into laboratories.

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