MILWAUKEE — During the next
three years, BMO Harris Bank will make an additional $3 billion
in credit available to business owners in Wisconsin.
“We’re here to help, making more of our balance sheet available
— with greater focus on entrepreneurs, women and minority
business owners, so they have more certainty of credit to grow
and create new jobs,” said Brad Chapin, executive vice president
of Business Banking for BMO Harris Bank, in a statement.
BMO Harris Bank provides a range of banking products and
solutions through more than 600 branches and approximately 1,300
ATMs in Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Kansas, Missouri,
Minnesota, Nevada, Arizona and Florida.
“Wisconsin business owners have told us they are confident in
the economy, with 67 percent having a positive outlook for the
upcoming year and the majority expecting their businesses will
grow in 2015,” said Jeff Ticknor, head of commercial banking,
Wisconsin, BMO Harris Bank.