Waldorf, Maryland, October 7, 2010 - Community Bank of Tri-County is pleased to announce that it has been rated as "Five-Star Superior" for the 11th consecutive quarter by BauerFinancial, Inc., the nation's leading independent bank rating and research firm. This 5-Star Superior rating recognizes Community Bank of Tri-County's strength and strong performance.
"We are honored to be recognized by BauerFinancial, Inc. for the 11th consecutive quarter with a superior rating," said Community Bank of Tri-County President, William Pasenelli. "Earning this rating is a testament to our sound banking practices, continued oversight of bank operations and our financial strength. Our commitment to safety and soundness has earned us this recognition."
The Five-Star Superior rating by BauerFinancial, Inc. is the highest possible rating received. This rating is based on an analysis of current financial data as supplied by federal banking regulators and compared with previous historical data for consistency.
BauerFinancial, Inc. is the nation's leading independent bank rating and research firm and has been reporting on and analyzing the performance of U.S. banks and credit unions since 1983. No institution pays BauerFinancial to rate it, nor can any choose to be excluded.
Community Bank of Tri-County is the oldest independent financial institution headquartered in Southern Maryland with ten branches and over $800 million in assets. Community Bank of Tri-County branches are conveniently located throughout Charles, Calvert and St. Mary's counties.