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Carlile Bancshares’ Northstar Bank of Texas Acquires Controlling Interest in Goldome Financial
Posted: 12/31/2012

DENTON, Texas–(PRNewswire)–Northstar Bank of Texas (“Northstar”), a state chartered banking association headquartered in Denton, Texas, a member of Carlile Bancshares, Inc. (“Carlile”), a bank holdin...

WashingtonFirst Completes Merger with Alliance Bankshares Corporation
Posted: 12/21/2012

RESTON, Va. and CHANTILLY, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. (OTCBB: WFBI) and Alliance Bankshares Corporation (NASDAQ: ABVA) jointly announce the consummation of the merger of All...

First Bancorp Announces Capital Raise and Planned Asset Disposition
Posted: 12/21/2012

TROY, N.C.–(PRNewswire)–First Bancorp (NASDAQ: FBNC), the parent company of First Bank, has completed a $33.8 million private placement offering to select institutional investors.

Community Trust Financial Raises $85 Million Through Private Placement
Posted: 12/14/2012

Community Trust Financial Corporation (“Community Trust”) announced today that on December 14, 2012, it raised approximately $85 million in equity capital, before expenses, through a private placemen...

Square 1 Financial Announces $20.6 Million Capital Raise
Posted: 10/01/2012

Square 1 Financial, Inc., the holding company for Square 1 Bank, is pleased to announce that it has raised $20.6 million through a private placement of its common stock. Shares were sold to existing ...

Columbia Banking System to Acquire West Coast Bancorp
Posted: 09/26/2012

West Coast Bancorp on Wednesday said it will be acquired by Columbia Banking System in a deal valued at $506 million.

Intermountain Community Bancorp Announces Reverse Stock Split
Posted: 08/31/2012

SANDPOINT, Idaho–(GLOBE NEWSWIRE)–Intermountain Community Bancorp (OTCBB:IMCB) today announced that the Company will implement effective as of the close of business on October 5, 2012, a 1-for-10 rev...

WashingtonFirst Raises $25 Million in Private Offering
Posted: 08/10/2012

WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc. has raised $25 million in a private offering and plans to file initial public offering papers with federal regulators Aug. 10 in preparation for its purchase of Allian...

Guaranty Bank and Trust Announces the Completion of Asset Purchase Agreement with Private Capital Management, Inc.
Posted: 08/02/2012

DENVER, CO–(Marketwired)–Guaranty Bank and Trust Company, a Colorado-based community bank and wholly-owned subsidiary of Guaranty Bancorp (GBNK), today announced that it has completed the previously ...

Heritage Commerce Redeeming $14 Million in Subordinated Debt
Posted: 07/26/2012

Heritage Commerce Corp (Nasdaq:HTBK), the holding company (“the Company” or “HCC”) for Heritage Bank of Commerce (“the Bank” or “HBC”), today reported net income increased 28% to $2.7 million for the...