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In the coming days, KeyBank will finish its takeover of First Niagara. KeyBank's Gary Quenneville took a few moments during the hectic transition period to address some of the issues the bank and its customers are facing.

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KeyBank Chairman and CEO Beth Mooney says First Niagara's Larkinville complex will be Key's Northeast Regional Headquarters once the two banks merge. The new name of the downtown arena will be KeyBank Center, taking over First Niagara's sponsorship.


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KeyCorp is running into more opposition over its proposed purchase of Buffalo based First Niagara Financial Group.


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A local state assemblyman says First Niagara Bank should give back $28 million it has received to create jobs. If the financial institution is taken over by Key Bank, the move cost 1,800 jobs.


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Key Bank's proposed takeover of First Niagara is running into opposition from elected officials.

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KeyBank's proposed takeover of First Niagara Bank could hit a snag with one leader on Capitol Hill.  Sen. Charles Schumer is vowing to oppose the deal if it's going to cost the region jobs. 


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The acquisition of First Niagara Bank by Key Bank will be facing close scrutiny by Senator Charles Schumer.

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KeyCorp announced Friday it has reached a deal with First Niagara Financial Group to purchase the bank for $4.1 billion. 


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A banking scam is targeting residents in a southern suburb.

Report: KeyBank moving out of Key Tower

Jan 16, 2015
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Another Buffalo bank is reportedly moving out of its namesake downtown tower.

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An arrest by Buffalo Police has ended a lengthy search for a suspected bank robber.

Fifty-one year old Gabriel Mills has been apprehended and will be charged in connection with two hold-ups. He is the suspect in an April heist at the Key Bank at Fountain Plaza and a May robbery at the HSBC office at Lafayette Square.

Police came upon Mills while investigating an unrelated incident in North Buffalo.