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May 14, 2013

Greater Hudson Bank Signs Partnership with Newtek

Greater Hudson Bank, with locations throughout the Hudson Valley, and over $300 million in assets, has agreed to partner with Newtek Business Services, Inc. The goal is to finance independently-owned and operated businesses in the marketplace with small business loans that range from $50,000 to $5 million to continue to help the local economy grow and create jobs. "Greater Hudson Bank is committed to helping small businesses grow and prosper throughout the Hudson Valley," stated Basel Rabie, SVP, Retail Banking Officer. "We are excited to partner with NewtekOne as we feel this partnership will allow us to provide even more options to assist and support our local business clients, especially during these tough economic times. Our goal is to be the Banking Choice in the area and offer services that our customers need and benefit from," Rabie further stated. NewtekOne President and CEO, Barry Sloane said, "We are thrilled to be partnering with Greater Hudson Bank and we are appreciative that Greater Hudson recognizes that our specialized small business loan products are a natural fit for their customer base.  NewtekOne is the largest, non-bank government guaranteed lender in the United Statesoffering a suite of loan products specifically designed for small businesses with loan amounts ranging from $50,000 to $5,000,000 and amortization schedules that extend out as far as 25 years. We look forward to working with Greater Hudson Bank in marketplaces in which they have a presence." For more information visit or