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This summer’s merger with Firstbank Corp. drove up Mercantile Bank Corp.’s quarterly earnings.

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A year ago, David Kennedy and David Bubnar found themselves facing a major decision.

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Banks based in West Michigan reported further operating improvements for the second quarter, with higher earnings and solid growth in lending.

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After tripling the available funding for microloans that support small business owners, Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women (GROW) now wants to partner with local banks to sustain the initiative well into the future.

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After having to significantly reduce the size of the bank through the economic turmoil, Price sees Mercantile perhaps returning to growth in 2013.

Published in Crystal Ball

West Michigan-based banks further improved earnings during the third quarter as they continued to recover from the recession amid a slow economy.

Published in Finance
Monday, 20 February 2012 13:19

MAREC taps into accelerator funds

Michigan wants to put its foot on the gas when it comes to helping small businesses developing advanced technologies, particularly in energy. In a statewide effort, the Michigan Economic Development Corp. and the Michigan Small Business Technology Development Center have partnered to facilitate the Business Accelerator Fund.

Published in Small Business

WEST MICHIGAN — Time is money to small businesses.

So the two hours that Jill Remijn saves each week doing paperwork at Woods Landscape Maintenance have value. Spending that time on matters other than printing out and mailing client invoices comes via a new online service offered by Mercantile Bank of West Michigan through, a Palo Alto, California technology company.

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