Tagged: centennial bank

Home BancShares Completes Purchase of Broward Financial

by Lee Hogan 10/24/2014 11:19 am

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway, the parent company of Centennial Bank of Conway, announced Thursday the completion of its acquisition of Broward Financial Holdings Inc.

One Bank Takes Claims Against David Crews to Federal Bankruptcy Court

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/20/2014 12:00 am

The financial tiff between David Crews and Little Rock’s One Bank & Trust has shifted venues from Pulaski County Circuit Court to U.S. Bankruptcy Court.

Home BancShares 3Q Earnings Up 49 Percent From 2013

by Lee Hogan 10/17/2014 10:08 am

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway, the parent company of Centennial Bank of Conway, announced $24.7 million third quarter earnings, up 49 percent from $18.4 million for the same period of 2013.

Court Appoints Former LR Mayor Special Administrator in Scooter Stuart Case

by George Waldon 10/13/2014 12:00 am

Tom Prince, former Little Rock mayor, has entered the fray between Little Rock’s One Bank & Trust and the estate of its former controlling owner and CEO, Layton “Scooter” Stuart.

Home BancShares Announces Purchase of Another Florida Bank

by Gwen Moritz 7/30/2014 8:51 am

The parent company of Centennial Bank of Conway will pay between $33 million and $33.9 million in cash and stock for Broward Financial Holdings Inc.

Home BancShares Raises Quarterly Dividend 33 Percent

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/21/2014 11:21 am

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway raises its quarterly dividend 33 percent to 10 cents per share.

Centennial Firms Up Plan to Buy Florida Bank

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/25/2014 4:07 pm

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway, parent company of Centennial Bank, says it has reached a definitive agreement to buy Florida Traditions Bank, which was first announced at last week's annual shareholders meeting.

Home BancShares' 1Q Profit A Record, Up 56 Percent

by Lance Turner 4/17/2014 10:52 am

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway on Thursday announced another record quarterly profit as it continues to integrate the operations of Liberty Bancshares Inc. of Jonesboro.

Compensation Unchanged for Most Home BancShares Execs

by George Waldon 3/4/2014 3:38 pm

The 2013 compensation packages among the five top executives at Home BancShares Inc. of Conway didn't grow except for one: Tracy French, regional president of Centennial Bank, was awarded an 18 percent increase.

Centennial Bank Promotes Deana Osment, Ed Way to New Posts

by Lee Hogan 3/4/2014 10:20 am

Centennial Bank has promoted Deana Osment and Ed Way to new positions in the company's northeast Arkansas market.

Matt Hicks New Market President at Rogers and Bentonville Centennial Bank

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/3/2014 12:00 am

Matt Hicks was recently promoted to market president of Centennial Bank in Rogers and Bentonville. “Matt is very involved in the community and his leadership skills will help further build upon our reputation for strength and service,” said Scott Hancock, Centennial Bank Division president.

Springhill Suites Hosts $4.5M Transaction (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 2/17/2014 12:00 am

The sale of a 78-room hotel in west Little Rock tipped the scales at $4.5 million. A 66,000-SF industrial facility in North Little Rock weighed in at $1.5 million. And an 8,320-SF Family Dollar Store in southwest Little Rock rang up a $1.2 million transaction.

$100 Million Equity Fund Latest Facet of Diamond State Ventures

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/10/2014 12:00 am

Diamond State Ventures III LP of Little Rock filed forms with the Securities & Exchange Commission last week that shows it raised $29.7 million of its $35 million offering.

Bank OREO Adds Up In Washington County

by George Waldon 1/27/2014 12:00 am

The roster of land, homes and buildings in Washington County recovered from bad loans (known as Other Real Estate Owned) has shrunk for some and grown for others through acquisition.

Matt Lile Wipes Hands of Dry Cleaners

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/23/2013 12:00 am

One of the legal issues surrounding John Mathis “Matt” Lile III, former Little Rock chef and president of the defunct Cosmopolitan Life Insurance Co., has been resolved.

Scott Hancock to Lead NWA Division for Centennial Bank

by Mark Carter 12/13/2013 8:53 am

Hancock has served as the bank's executive vice president and chief lending officer for northwest Arkansas for eight years. Previously, he served as senior vice president of lending for Liberty Bank.

First Security Takes Share of Centennial's Home Turf

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/4/2013 12:00 am

If you cruise over to the list of banks with the largest market share in selected Arkansas counties, you might notice that one First Security Bank of Searcy, which is in White County, has become the deposit market share leader in Faulkner County, which is the home of Centennial Bank.

With Sale of National, North Little Rock No Longer Bank HQ

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/21/2013 12:00 am

The pending sale of National Bank of Arkansas to Fayetteville’s Arvest Bank will mark the end of an era. NBA, which operates a network of seven locations from Sherwood to Conway, Little Rock, Maumelle and Conway, is the last financial institution standing among lenders headquartered in North Little Rock.

Statewide Bank Deposits Dip Slightly, New FDIC Report Shows

by Gwen Moritz 10/2/2013 9:09 am

Bank deposits in Arkansas declined by about a half-percent in the 12 months that ended June 30, according to the annual summary of deposits released Monday by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. Total deposits statewide dropped back to $53.1 billion, down $267.6 million in a year.

Fellow Bankers Tell Home BancShares' Johnny Allison: Go Bigger

by Lance Turner 9/20/2013 1:46 pm

Home BancShares Inc. Chairman Johnny Allison gets some friendly advice while appearing on a panel of bankers at the RBC Capital Markets' Financial Institutions Conference in Boston this week.