Awards

Rockland Trust Awards & Accolades


Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Corporate Equality Index

2015
Rockland Trust Company received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2016 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. The Index is a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBT workplace equality.
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Boston Globe's Top Places to Work List

2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
The Globe’s Top Places to Work survey honors employers who take care of their most valuable resource: the people who work for them. Those people told us that their employers value their contributions, offer progressive benefits and creative perks, allow the flexibility needed to balance their lives at work and at home, and strive for strong leadership.
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Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly - Leaders in the Law

2015
Rockland Trust’s General Counsel, Edward Seksay, was recognized by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly as one of their Leaders in Law. The honor is given to legal professionals for their outstanding accomplishments in the legal community.
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Boston Business Journal Top Charitable Contributor

2014, 2015
Each year the Boston Business Journal compiles and publishes a list of top corporate charitable contributors. Rockland Trust was 48th out of a list of 73. The ranking is based on dollar amount made in charitable donations. Companies on the list are honored at the BBJ's Corporate Citizenship Summit in September which convenes business leaders on the topics of corporate philanthropy and social responsibility.
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Financial Times' Top Financial Advisers

2015
Sean McGarry of Rockland Trust was recently named to the 2015 Financial Times Top 401 Retirement Plan Advisors list.

Five Star Wealth Manager

2014
Larry Wagner named a Five Star Wealth Manager by Rhode Island Monthly magazine.


Banker & Tradesman's Top Lenders 2013

2013, 2014
Annual ranking of top lenders based on data collected from the County Assessors office. Rockland Trust named #1 in Commercial Loans by quantity (204); #1 in Commercial Loans by volume ($208,311,690); and #1 in Industrial Loans by quantity (55).
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Banker & Tradesman's Best of 2013 Readers Poll

2013
Annual survey of Banker & Tradesman readers: Results rank the best providers of services and goods in the banking and real estate professions. Top Commercial Lender and #3 Residential Lender.

SBA Top Lenders

2013
Named by the United States Small Business Administration (SBA) as the 2013 Third Party Lender of the Year in terms of dollars lent to Massachusetts businesses through the SBA 504 loan program, and to veteran-owned businesses.
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Top Community Bank Leaders in Social Media

2014
Published by the ICBA (Indep. Community Bankers Association). Rockland Trust ranked 20th on the list.


Home Safe Award from Mass Housing Partnership

2012
RTC gave 40 loans in 28 communities.

Champion in Health Care Award

2012
Rockland Trust was one of 2 employers awarded. The other employer was NEI. Rockland Trust received the award from the Boston Business Journal.


Women of FIRE from Banker and Tradesman

2012
Women of FIRE award recognizes the best and brightest women in the Massachusetts FIRE industry (Finance, Insurance and Real Estate).

Independent Bank Corp. Awards & Accolades


Forbes' America's Best Banks

2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
An annual ranking that gauges the health of the nation's 100 biggest banks. SNL supplied data regarding the asset quality, capital adequacy and profitability. Rockland Trust ranked 32nd in 2014.

Sandler, O'Neill + Partners, L.P. Sm-All Stars

2008, 2010, 2011, 2014
Nation's top 25 performing publicly traded small-cap banks.

Named to Bank Director’s 2012 Bank Performance Scorecard.

2011, 2012
Ranking of publically owned U.S. banks and thrifts. There are 467 institutions in the 2012 ranking, divided into four separate asset categories: $50+ billion; $5B to $50B; $1B - $5B; and under $1B. Rockland Trust ranked 56th out of 195 in the $1B-$5B category.
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Globe 100 List of Top-Performing Public Companies in Massachusetts

2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
Awarded to their parent company, Independent Bank Corp., which ranked 73rd overall, and 9th among financial companies.

Audit Integrity Top 100

2007, 2008, 2009
Spotlights public corporations that have displayed the highest corporate integrity. Firm must have AI's highest Accounting and Governance Risk (AGR) ratings.