COLUMBUS, Ohio – Huntington Bancshares Inc. announced on Tuesday it closed its acquisition of FirstMerit Corporation. Now that the two banks have merged, they will work as one company. According to Huntington, the acquisition, which was approved by both boards of directors in January, grows the company to approximately $100 billion in assets. It now […]

- CLE NORTHEAST OHIO (WOIO) – On Thursday, Huntington Bank said it plans to close more than 100 branch offices, as part of its acquisition with FirstMerit Bank. As the two banks merge, they plan to consolidate or close 107 locations within Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania. Less than half of the locations are within […]