BOSTON – Brookline Bank has completed its merger with First Ipswich Bank involving six branches on the North Shore and Cape Ann, expanding the Bank’s footprint to 31 locations in the Greater Boston area and the North Shore.
The merger was announced in October, 2019 and was finalized on February 14, 2020.
“We have been working closely with First Ipswich Bank team members for the past nine years under the Brookline Bancorp umbrella and are excited to move forward together now that they are officially part of Brookline Bank,” said Darryl Fess, President & CEO, Brookline Bank. “The additional locations expand our coverage in eastern Massachusetts and greatly enhance our ability to serve our personal banking and commercial clients.
Brookline Bank will now have over 30 locations serving Greater Boston and the North Shore, including the six new locations in:
- Danvers, 107 High Street
- Essex, 8-10 Martin Street
- Gloucester, 207 Main Street
- Ipswich, 31 Market Street
- Newburyport, 155 State Street
- Rowley, 144 Newbury Turnpike
Brookline Bank is a subsidiary of Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: BRKL), and is headquartered in Brookline, Massachusetts. A full-service financial institution, Brookline Bank provides individuals and businesses with deposit and lending services, residential mortgages and home equity lending, commercial and CRE banking, cash management, merchant services, and access to investment services.