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Independent Bank Group, Inc. to Acquire Guaranty Bancorp

  • Posted: 05/22/2018
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MCKINNEY, Texas and DENVER, Colo.–(GLOBE NEWSWIRE)–Independent Bank Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:IBTX), the holding company for Independent Bank, and Guaranty Bancorp (NASDAQ:GBNK), the holding company for Guaranty Bank and Trust Company, today jointly announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which Guaranty Bancorp will merge with and into Independent Bank Group in an all-stock transaction.  Upon completion of the CONTINUE READING >>

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

  • Posted: 05/22/2018
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JASPER, Ind.–(GLOBE NEWSWIRE)–German American Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:GABC) (“German American”) and First Security, Inc. (OTCQX:FIIT) (“First Security”) announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement to merge First Security into German American. Upon completion of the transaction, First Security’s subsidiary bank, First Security Bank, Inc., will be merged into German American’s subsidiary bank, German American Bank. Under terms of CONTINUE READING >>

Suncrest Bank and CBBC Receive Regulatory Approval to Merge

  • Posted: 05/16/2018
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. and VISALIA, Calif.–(PRNewswire)–Suncrest Bank (OTCQX: SBKK) (“Suncrest”) and CBBC Bancorp (OTCBB: CBBC) (“CBBC”), the parent company of Community Business Bank, today announced that they have received all necessary regulatory approvals to complete their proposed merger. The anticipated closing date of the merger is May 21st 2018. “We are looking forward to completing this transformational deal and welcoming both CONTINUE READING >>

Stifel Financial Corp. to Further Enhance Banking Capabilities With the Acquisition of Business Bancshares, Inc.

  • Posted: 05/10/2018
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ST. LOUIS, Mo.–(GLOBE NEWSWIRE)–Stifel Financial Corp. (SF) and Business Bancshares, Inc. today announced that the companies have entered into a definitive agreement under which Stifel Financial Corp. will acquire Business Bancshares, Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiary, The Business Bank of St. Louis. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed, and it is expected to close in the fourth quarter CONTINUE READING >>