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An Indo-American bank comes to Mountain View

Original post made on Feb 11, 2009

Given the worldwide economic recession, this might seem like a strange time to open a bank. But Vinod Thukral and Jim Wall don't think so.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, February 10, 2009, 12:59 PM

Comments (2)

Posted by A. Citizen, a resident of another community
on Feb 11, 2009 at 12:38 am

I think this bank is a valued addition to Mountain View and I wish it success. But, I hope this bank opens its doors to ALL residents and business owners of MV. A white, black or Hispanic member of our community should feel just as welcomed there as an Indian. I would hate to think of the community backlash if a Caucasian were to open a bank that "focuses" just on whites or a bank that "targets" just Hispanics for their business.


Posted by Black Power, a resident of another community
on Feb 11, 2009 at 8:03 pm

[Post removed due to promoting a website and offensive language]


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