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FirstCapital Bank of Texas and Fidelity Bank Complete Merger

  • Posted: 03/1/2019
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Midland, Texas–First Bancshares of Texas, Inc. – the holding company for FirstCapital Bank of Texas, N.A. (FCB) – has officially acquired Wichita Falls-based FB Bancshares, Inc. – the holding company for Fidelity Bank. FCB, headquartered in Midland, Texas, announced its plans of the merger in November 2018.  The combined bank has approximately $1.6 billion in total assets, $1.3 billion in CONTINUE READING >>

German American Bancorp, Inc. and Citizens First Corporation Announce Definitive Merger Agreement

  • Posted: 02/21/2019
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JASPER, Ind.–(PRNewswire)–German American Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: GABC) (“German American”) and Citizens First Corporation, Bowling Green, Kentucky (NASDAQ: CZFC) (“Citizens First”), announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement to merge Citizens First into German American. Upon completion of the transaction, Citizens First’s subsidiary bank, Citizens First Bank, Inc., will be merged into German American’s subsidiary bank, German American CONTINUE READING >>

OTC Markets Group Welcomes Liberty Bancshares Inc. to OTCQX

  • Posted: 02/5/2019
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NEW YORK, Feb. 5, 2019–(PRNewswire)–OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX:OTCM), operator of financial markets for 10,000 U.S. and global securities, today announced Liberty Bancshares Inc. (otcqx:LBSI), the holding company for Ada, OH based Liberty National Bank, has qualified to trade on the OTCQX® Best Market.  Liberty Bancshares was previously privately-held. Liberty Bancshares begins trading today on OTCQX under the symbol “LBSI.”  U.S. investors can CONTINUE READING >>

Aquesta Financial Holdings, Inc. Announces Private Placement of $15.2 Million of Equity Capital

  • Posted: 02/1/2019
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CORNELIUS, North Carolina–(GLOBE NEWSWIRE)–Aquesta Financial Holdings, Inc. (“Aquesta”) (OTC Markets symbol AQFH), the parent company of Aquesta Bank, announced today that it has successfully closed a $15.0 million private placement of shares (the “Shares”) of common stock and a newly issued series of convertible perpetual preferred stock (“Preferred Stock”).  The Shares were issued at $11.50 per share and net proceeds CONTINUE READING >>