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Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Hometown Bancshares, Inc.

  • Posted 12/1/2017
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo.–(GLOBE NEWSWIRE)–Springfield, Missouri-based Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc. (“Guaranty”) (Nasdaq:GFED) and Carthage, Missouri-based Hometown Bancshares, Inc. (“Hometown”) jointly announced today that they have executed a definitive Agreement and Plan of Merger providing for the merger of Hometown with and into Guaranty. Under the terms of the definitive merger agreement, each share of Hometown common stock will receive $20.00 in cash. CONTINUE READING >>

SouthCrest Financial Group Announces Closing on Sale of Two Alabama Branches to Guardian Credit Union

  • Posted 09/11/2017
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ATLANTA, Ga.–(GLOBE NEWSWIRE)–Brian D. Schmitt, Chief Executive Officer of SouthCrest Financial Group, Inc. (SCSG:PK), announced today that the company has completed the sale of its two branches in Alabama and all related deposits and assets to Guardian Credit Union, a respected Alabama consumer financial services cooperative. The sale, which closed Friday, Sept. 8, 2017, strengthens SouthCrest Financial Group’s strategic plan CONTINUE READING >>

Bridgewater Bancshares, Inc. Closes Private Placement of $25 Million Subordinated Notes

  • Posted 07/12/2017
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Bloomington, MN–(Bridgewater Bank)–Bridgewater Bancshares, Inc. (the “Company”), parent company of Bridgewater Bank, announced today it has completed a $25 million private placement of subordinated notes due July 15, 2027. Bridgewater Bank, founded in 2005, has a solid history of proactively raising capital to support its successful, growth model. Bridgewater is among a handful of banks in the Midwest market to CONTINUE READING >>

Kroll Bond Rating Agency Assigns BBB Senior Unsecured Debt Rating to Bridgewater Bancshares, Inc.

  • Posted 06/23/2017
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NEW YORK, NY–Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) has assigned a senior unsecured debt rating of BBB, subordinated debt rating of BBB-, and short-term debt rating of K3 to Bridgewater Bancshares, Inc. (“Bridgewater”), a bank holding company headquartered in Bloomington, Minnesota. In addition, KBRA has assigned deposit and senior unsecured debt ratings of BBB+, a subordinated debt rating of BBB, and CONTINUE READING >>