Merger Highlights

ConnectOne Bancorp, Inc. to Expand into Hudson Valley through Merger with Greater Hudson Bank

Image is of ConnectOne Bank logo and Greater Hudson Bank logo.

We are thrilled to share the news that we have entered into an agreement with Greater Hudson bank, a community bank that will expand our footprint into Rockland, Orange and Westchester counties.

On January 2, 2019, Greater Hudson Bank will be merged into ConnectOne Bank and take on the ConnectOne name, brand and systems, led by the ConnectOne senior leadership team. After the new year, you'll be able to access seven newly added banking offices across Rockland, Orange and Westchester counties.

As you know, ConnectOne is driven by our commitment to put people first. Like us, our new partner is dedicated to relationship-focused banking and has proudly served both clients and communities for more than 16 years. 

Given our shared mission, we are confident that this is a natural fit for the ConnectOne culture and support our mission to build "a better place to be..."

New Hours & Locations

  • Effective January 2, 2019

The merger brings together two highly regarded, top performing banks committed to providing quality service to our clients and communities. The combined bank will be able to provide you with more access through an expanded footprint, increased capacity, and more products and services to connect you to your financial goals.

Beginning January 2, 2019, you will be able to bank at any of the locations in Rockland, Orange & Westchester counties along with our other 22 locations across New York and New Jersey. Click here to view all of our locations and new hours effective January 2, 2019.

This merger allows the combined bank to offer you increased lending capacity and an expanded footprint with 29 offices located in Rockland, Orange & Westchester counties and of course your local offices across New York and New Jersey.

You will receive a packet from ConnectOne Bank before January to provide you detailed information about your accounts, changes to your existing services as well as information about the products and services we offer. You may click here to view the Products & Services Guide which will be included in the packet. If you are a Business client, our combined team will reach out to guide you through Online Banking access and set up instructions.

Please note: This Product & Services Guide does not include personal or account information. You will receive detailed information about your accounts in the packet being sent to you before January 1, 2019.

Your local banker will be reaching out to you to assist you in setting up your new Business Online Banking. You can also download this reference guide to help you get started with your Online Banking.

You can preview our portal and all of our online banking capabilities through our interactive demo. Click here to launch the demo.

How can we help you?

Contact a ConnectOne Bank representative to learn more.

You come first. We aren't like those other banks.

At ConnectOne Bank, we understand that little things matter and focus on those things when providing personal and business banking solutions for our clients.