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

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.
Nation’s Oldest Community Bank Rings NASDAQ Opening Bell

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.
Nation’s Oldest Community Bank to Ring Nasdaq Opening Bell

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.
From Bank News - Washington Trust - A Blend of Past, Present and Future

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.
American Banker Names Washington Trust to Top 50 ranking of  Midtier Banks for Fifth Consecutive Year

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 Named One of Rhode Island’s  Best Places to Work for Eighth Year in a Row

Washington Trust Named One of Rhode Island’s Best Places to Work for Eighth Year in a Row

May 7, 2018 – Last week, Washington Trust was named as one of Rhode Island’s Best Places to Work by Providence Business News. This marks the eighth year in a row that Washington Trust has been named to the list, which recognizes the outstanding places of employment throughout Rhode Island and Southeastern, Massachusetts.
Washington Trust Empowers Providence High School Students through Innovative Web-Based Financial Literacy Program

Washington Trust Empowers Providence High School Students through Innovative Web-Based Financial Literacy Program

May 1, 2018 – The Washington Trust Company has partnered with EverFi, Inc. to bring an interactive financial management program to Providence high school students.
Washington Trust Announces Second Annual Rhode Island  Statewide Beach Cleanup to Take Place on Earth Day

Washington Trust Announces Second Annual Rhode Island Statewide Beach Cleanup to Take Place on Earth Day

April 3, 2018 – The Washington Trust Company, in partnership with the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management, will hold the second annual Washington Trust Statewide Beach Cleanup on Earth Day, Sunday, April 22, 2018, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at eight beaches across Rhode Island.

Washington Trust Offers Assistance to Homebuyers Through FHLB Boston Program

March 19, 2018 – The Washington Trust Company and its subsidiary, the Washington Trust Mortgage Company, have been selected to participate in the Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston’s Equity Builder Program, which assists local homebuyers with down-payment and closing costs as well as homebuyer counseling and rehabilitation assistance.

Washington Trust Announces Employee Compensation Enhancements

January 16, 2018 -Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc., parent of The Washington Trust Company, today announced that as a result of the anticipated reduction in corporate taxes from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the Corporation will invest in its employees with special compensation enhancements implemented in January 2018.

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