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 find current financial disclosure and Real-Time Level 2 quotes for the company on www.otcmarkets.com.
“As the first community bank to go public on our OTCQX Best Market in 2019, we are pleased to welcome Liberty Bancshares Inc.,” said Jason Paltrowitz, Director of OTC Markets Group International Ltd. and EVP of Corporate Services at OTC Markets Group. “Recently completing a capital raise of $13 million, trading on the OTCQX Best Market will provide Liberty Bancshares’ new and existing shareholders with a public market for efficient trading and price transparency.”
“We are pleased to partner with OTCQX to help tell our story and provide current and prospective shareholders with an efficient market platform for trading and liquidity.” commented LBSI President and CEO Ronald L. Zimmerly, Jr. “The increased market transparency and improved liquidity of the OTCQX Best Market combined with our recent successful capital raise affirms the commitment of our Board and Management team to increase franchise value for our shareholders.”