December 08, 2011

Federal Reserve Board approves application by Brookline Bancorp

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The Federal Reserve Board on Thursday announced its approval of the application of Brookline Bancorp, Inc., Brookline, Massachusetts, to acquire Bancorp Rhode Island, Inc. and its subsidiary bank, Bank Rhode Island, both of Providence, Rhode Island.

Attached is the Board's Order relating to this action.

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Last Update: December 08, 2011