Shareholders Approve Bank Merger

by Arkansas Business staff  on Monday, Sep. 4, 2000 12:00 am  

Shareholders of BancorpSouth Inc. of Tupelo, Miss., and First United Bancshares Inc. of El Dorado have approved the merger of their companies, creating a six-state regional financial services company with total assets of approximately $9 billion. The merger was consummated Aug. 31 and the combined company will operate as BancorpSouth.



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