To protect the health and safety of the public and our employees, the Department of Banking has limited the number of employees at our office at 260 Constitution Plaza in Hartford. When contacting the Department, please use electronic communication whenever possible. Consumers are encouraged to use our online form for complaints. If you are unsure where to send an inquiry, you may send it to and it will be routed appropriately. Thank you for your patience during this time.

The Department of Banking News Bulletin 

Bulletin # 2966 - Week Ending December 25, 2020


This bulletin constitutes the only official notification you will receive from this office concerning any of the following applications.  Any observations you may have are solicited.  Any comments should be in writing to Jorge L. Perez, Banking Commissioner, Department of Banking, 260 Constitution Plaza, Hartford, CT 06103-1800.  Written comments will be considered only if they are received within ten business days from the date of this bulletin.


Branch Activity

Section 36a-145 of the Connecticut General Statutes requires certain applications for a branch or limited branch at which loans will be made, address how the establishment of the branch will be consistent with safe and sound banking practices and promote the public convenience and advantage. Plans are submitted when such applications are filed and are available for public inspection and comment at the Department for a period of 30 days. Questions concerning branch activity should be directed to the Financial Institutions Division, (860) 240-8180.

  December 21, 2020
BANK:  Liberty Bank, Middletown
LOCATION:  2074 Park Street, Suite F1, Hartford, CT 06106
ACTIVITY-BRANCH TYPE: Amended Application from Loan Production Office to Limited Branch

DATE: December 23, 2020 
BANK: Newtown Savings Bank, Newtown 
LOCATION: 104 Boston Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06610
ACTIVITY-BRANCH TYPE: Filed to Establish Full Service Branch 


      Dated:  Monday, December 28, 2020

      Jorge L. Perez
      Banking Commissioner