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  • Banking on the Bakken

    By AnnaLisa Kraft - December 2, 2012 | Tickers: FIBK, GBCI, WFC

    Banking on the Bakken shale wealth in Montana and North Dakota isn't quite as easy as in the eastern cohort, the Marcellus in Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York and West Virginia. I wrote a few weeks ago about playing the Marcellus with some of the banks that are handling newfound high net worth customers.

    Despite a boom in North Dakota, especially, where housing for the drilling workers is in scarce more »