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WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. Completes $20 Million Private Placement
Posted: 12/30/2014

RESTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: WFBI) (the “Company”) announced that it has raised approximately $20 million in equity through a private placement of 1,377...

Community Banker of the Year: Anchor Bancorp Wisconsin's Chris Bauer
Posted: 12/16/2014

Chris Bauer was done with banking and was ready for adventure.

Summit Financial Group, Inc. Announces Completion of First Closing With Castle Creek, Termination of Bank MOU
Posted: 11/26/2014

MOOREFIELD, W.Va.–(GLOBE NEWSWIRE)–As previously disclosed, on August 22, 2014, Summit Financial Group, Inc. (the “Company” or “Summit”) (Nasdaq:SMMF) entered into a Securities Purchase Agreement (th...

Heritage Bank of Commerce Completes Acquisition of Bay View Funding
Posted: 11/04/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif.–(GLOBE NEWSWIRE)–Heritage Commerce Corp (Nasdaq:HTBK), the parent company of Heritage Bank of Commerce, today announced that the acquisition relating to the Stock Purchase Agreement ...

Columbia Banking System Announces Closing of Intermountain Community Bancorp Acquisition
Posted: 11/03/2014

TACOMA, Wash.–(PRNewswire)–Columbia Banking System, Inc. (NASDAQ: COLB, “Columbia“) today announced the completion of its acquisition of Intermountain Community Bancorp (“Intermountain”), the parent ...

Delmarva Bancshares' National Bank of Cambridge Renamed 1880 Bank
Posted: 10/31/2014

Delmarva Bancshares Inc. announced today, Oct. 31, that the National Bank of Cambridge has converted from a federal to a state charter and has been renamed 1880 Bank.

Louisiana-Based Community Trust Bank to Buy Four Whitney Bank Branches
Posted: 10/31/2014

Community Trust Bank announced today it has signed a purchase agreement with Whitney Bank, a subsidiary of Hancock Holding Company, to acquire four of its retail banking locations in Houston, Texas. ...

Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin, Inc. Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering
Posted: 10/21/2014

MADISON, Wis.–(GLOBE NEWSWIRE)–Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin Inc. (the “Company”), the parent holding company of AnchorBank, fsb, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 371,959 shar...

Eastern Virginia Bankshares, Inc. Announces Partial Redemption of TARP Preferred Stock
Posted: 10/20/2014

TAPPAHANNOCK, Va.–(PRNewswire)–Eastern Virginia Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBS) (the “Company”), the one bank holding company of EVB, Tappahannock, Virginia, today announced the redemption (the “Part...

National Bank of Cambridge President & CEO Elected to Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta Board
Posted: 10/13/2014

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta recently announced that Kim C. Liddell, chairman, president and CEO of the National Bank of Cambridge, was elected to the 14-member board of directors Oct. 3.