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Show-Me State Hoosier Mark McFatridge Leads Bear State Financial

by George Waldon 12/7/2015 12:00 am

When Bear State Financial made its first out-of-state acquisition of Metropolitan National Bank of Springfield, Missouri, it didn't find just a merger partner in Mark McFatridge, president and CEO of Metropolitan. It found a new leader for its management team.

Bear State Financial Discloses Raises for Executives, Sets Meeting Date

by George Waldon 4/29/2015 4:46 pm

Bear State Financial Inc. released its annual proxy statement and announced its annual shareholders meeting to be held May 29 at the company's Harrison headquarters.

Market Disruption Opens New Doors for Bear State Financial

by George Waldon 8/4/2014 12:00 am

The June acquisition of First National Security Co. propelled Bear State Financial Inc. of Harrison into the top tier of Arkansas bank holding companies.