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In a parody worthy of The Onion, an online poll suggested citizens of the Ukrainian city of Donetsk would like to secede and join Britain.

April 21st, 2014 | By Sandy Spring Bank

“Donetsk is a British city! God Save the Queen.” In a parody worthy of The Onion, an online poll suggested citizens of the Ukrainian city of Donetsk […]

If you’re feeling whiplashed from the mid-week collision of good and bad economic news, you’re not alone.

April 14th, 2014 | By Beau Mercer

On Wednesday, the Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting minutes were released and investors were reassured by what they read. Although the Fed lowered […]

Financial Literacy Starts at Home

April 9th, 2014 | By Sandy Spring Bank

Financial Literacy Starts at Home Mandy Walsh As a community bank that’s “From Here. For Here.”, we’re committed to adding value to our communities by […]

The first quarter of 2014 offered up all the excitement and chills of a thriller.

April 7th, 2014 | By Brian Oettinger

The first quarter of 2014 offered up all the excitement and chills of a thriller. First, stock markets careened like runaway mining cars during January. […]

April Observations

April 1st, 2014 | By Sandy Spring Bank

“Listen, my children, and you shall hear of the midnight ride of Paul Revere, on the eighteenth of April, in Seventy-Five: Hardly a man is […]

Whether it’s good news or bad news, it is often surprising how investors and markets react.

March 31st, 2014 | By Beau Mercer

Whether it’s good news or bad news, it is often surprising how investors and markets react. Last week, Russia annexed Crimea and the Standard & […]

After a series of moves that proved far more effective, Russia dropped an anvil on Ukraine

March 24th, 2014 | By Brian Oettinger

After a series of moves that proved far more effective, but were almost as complicated as the Acme Corporation strategies Wile E. Coyote employed in […]

Russian President Vladimir Putin sure has stirred up a hornets’ nest.

March 17th, 2014 | By Beau Mercer

Why is annexing the Crimean peninsula and, possibly, Ukraine such a priority for the Russian leader? When asked, Putin has indicated Russia’s military influence is […]

Okay, so Russia sending troops into Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula did unsettle world markets.

March 10th, 2014 | By Brian Oettinger

Okay, so Russia sending troops into Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula did unsettle world markets. At least it did on Monday. Like a diver plummeting off a […]

March Observations

March 4th, 2014 | By Sandy Spring Bank

“He’s an old hippie and he don’t know what to do; should he hang onto the old; should he grab for the new. He’s an […]

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