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Bell Updates Jul 2, 2020

Economic Outlook July 2020

In this month's Economic Outlook, Chief Investment Officer Greg Sweeney gives perspectives on Federal Reserve policies, expectations for interest rates and inflation, and what's going on in national and global markets.

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Bell Updates Jul 2, 2020

Bell Bank Opens New Branch in Forest Lake, Minn.

At a time when many banks around the country are closing branches and slowing growth, we are excited to announce the opening of our new Bell Bank branch in Forest Lake, Minn., on Monday, July 6.

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Bell Updates Jun 26, 2020

Bell Bank Named Minnesota’s #1 Workplace

For the second year in a row, Bell Bank has been named the #1 Best Workplace (Large Companies) in Minnesota, as named by the Minneapolis StarTribune!

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Bell Updates Jun 18, 2020

Forbes Again Lists Bell Among World’s Best Banks

Michael Solberg, Bell Bank president and CEO, has announced that Bell has again been recognized by Forbes as one of the World’s Best Banks!

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Bell Updates Jun 12, 2020

Economic Outlook June 2020

In this month's Economic Outlook, Chief Investment Officer Greg Sweeney gives perspectives on Federal Reserve policies, expectations for interest rates and inflation, and what's going on in national and global markets.

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Bell Updates Jun 4, 2020

Michael Solberg says Bell must Listen and Act

In his weekly email to all Bell Bank staff, Bell Bank president and CEO Michael Solberg shares this message.

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Bell Updates May 12, 2020

Economic Outlook May 2020

In this month's Economic Outlook, Chief Investment Officer Greg Sweeney gives perspectives on Federal Reserve policies, expectations for interest rates and inflation, and what's going on in national and global markets.

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Bell Updates Apr 22, 2020

How to Weather the Storm of Market Declines & Uncertainty

Our best advice to help most investors weather this economic storm of uncertainty amid COVID-19 (coronavirus)-related market declines is similar to what we’re hearing to protect ourselves from the virus: Stay where you are.

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Bell Updates Apr 22, 2020

Ag Economy Is, in a Word, ‘Uncertain’

If I had to sum up the current ag economy in one word, it would have to be “uncertain.” December through March – the time between fall harvest and spring planting – is what we in ag lending like to call “loan renewal season.” It’s when farmers usually handle a majority of their loans and financial planning, because it’s typically a good cutoff between crop years and has the fewest unknowns of any other season. That hasn’t been the case this year.

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