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Q-C bank sells credit-card portfolio


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Posted Online: Feb. 05, 2013, 5:48 pm
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Quad City Bank & Trust has sold its credit-card portfolio and servicing to Fifth Third Bank, which Quad City Bank & Trust president and CEO John Anderson said willallow the bank to enhance credit-card offerings to its clients.

"We believe we have found a partner in Fifth Third Bank thatunderstands and believes in the delivery of relationship banking thatis core to our Quad City Bank & Trust brand," Mr. Anderson said.

Fifth Third has participated in the agent bank credit-card issuerbusiness for many years and issues creditcards for more than 70 financial institutions across the country.






















 



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  Today is Sunday, Sept. 21, the 264th day of 2014. There are 101 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: We hear that Col. Reynolds has employed C.D. Merrill to drill for water to supply the Rock Island Barracks.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Billy Catton, famous billard player, returned to Rock Island with a view to making this city his home in the future.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The belief is growing that a great decisive battle of the World War was being fought at Verdun, a strong fortress of France on the Meuse near the French frontier, according to a London dispatch.
1939 -- 75 years ago: William Stremmel, 91, Rock Island's last Civil War veteran, died.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Workmen of the Midwest Wrecking Co., Clinton, have begun razing the historic old office building of Deere & Co., 1325 3rd Ave., Moline. The site will be used by the Deere Plow Works for its shipping and receiving department.
1989 -- 25 years ago: East Moline developer Jim Massa says the financial package for the proposed $34.5 million Quad City International Motor Speedway is down to making sure "all the i's are dotted and t's are crossed. Finalizing this will give the green light to see if NASCAR and CART, the auto racing sanctioning bodies, approve race dates.






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