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North Dakota State-Run Bank Sees Record Profitsi
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Kane Farabaugh
June 13, 2014 6:11 PM
As North Dakota endures rapid transformation related to the oil boom that has brought a flood of development and jobs, one key institution helping the state grow holds a unique distinction. The Bank of North Dakota is the only state-run bank in the country. As VOA’s Kane Farabaugh reports, the bank has experienced record growth and profits at a time when the economic downturn brought down much larger and more prominent banks.

North Dakota State-Run Bank Sees Record Profits

Kane Farabaugh

Published June 13, 2014

As North Dakota endures rapid transformation related to the oil boom that has brought a flood of development and jobs, one key institution helping the state grow holds a unique distinction. The Bank of North Dakota is the only state-run bank in the country. As VOA’s Kane Farabaugh reports, the bank has experienced record growth and profits at a time when the economic downturn brought down much larger and more prominent banks.


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