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8 steps to make your finances hurricane-ready

As we approach the height of the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season, here are eight steps you can take now to prepare your finances in case of evacuations or storm landfalls.  Read more

Tallest Office Building in Louisiana to Become Hancock Whitney Center

Over a century ago, our founders saw the need for a bank built to last: an institution anchored in values, reinforced with resilience, and focused on opportunity. Building upon this same opportunity...Read more

Economic growth: a post-election reality check

Despite widespread optimism about the prospects for accelerated economic growth following last year’s presidential election, as evidenced by the stock market’s “Trump bump,” the fundamental...Read more

We're excited to serve our new clients, and thank our associates for a successful conversion

I’m pleased to share the news that the system conversion of the former FNBC Bank branches that we acquired in April is complete. We would like to extend a warm welcome to our new clients and...Read more

July Economic Update

Welcome to the Hancock and Whitney Bank Economic Update. The Investments team provides monthly updates as an informational resource for clients and individuals who are interested in hearing our...Read more

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