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Financial education helps create opportunity for people and the communities we serve

One of the core values that guides our company and everything we do is Commitment to Service. As part of that commitment, we regularly participate in financial literacy education programs that...Read more

We're gratified to be ranked among the top in business banking, and honored to serve you

Our commitment to helping the businesses that foster prosperity in our region dates back to our company’s founding, and through the years that commitment has become our passion. So when our business...Read more

Welcome to our new friends from First NBC Bank

Our company and associates are always grateful for opportunities to make new friends and strengthen existing relationships. We are excited to announce that our purchase of nine branches, along with...Read more

From small companies to large corporations, it's all big business to us

The people and businesses we serve have once again distinguished Hancock and Whitney Bank as one of America’s best business banking partners. Read more

Our key takeaways from the books we read in 2016

When we asked the thought leaders of our company to share what books they read in 2016 and the lessons they learned, the responses were as varied as the individuals themselves. The insights gleaned...Read more

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