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 # 3029 - Week Ending March 11, 2022

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.


Interstate Loan Production Office

On March 10, 2022, the Commissioner approved the application of Evolve Bank, an Arkansas-chartered bank, to establish a loan production office in Connecticut pursuant to Section 36a-412(d) of the Connecticut General Statutes. The office will be located at 320 Boston Post Road in Darien, Connecticut. 



On March 8, 2022, Scient Federal Credit Union ("Scient Federal"), a federal credit union, and New London Municipal Employees’ Credit Union ("New London Municipal Employees"), a Connecticut credit union, filed an application pursuant to Section 36a-468a of the Connecticut General Statutes seeking approval for the merger of New London Municipal Employees with and into Scient Federal, with the resulting credit union to operate as a federal credit union.


      Dated:  Tuesday, March 15, 2022

      Jorge L. Perez
      Banking Commissioner