Tagged: simmons first national bank

Simmons Bank Opens Third Branch in Fayetteville

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/27/2016 9:35 am

Simmons Bank of Pine Bluff has opened a third branch in Fayetteville, at 2025 Crossover Road.

Simmons Bank Drops National, Applies for State Charter

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/8/2016 12:00 am

Simmons First National Bank of Pine Bluff, the largest national bank chartered in Arkansas, filed a conversion application with the Arkansas State Bank Department.

Big Arkansas Banks Gear Up For $10B Threshold

by George Waldon 1/18/2016 12:00 am

Not long ago, crossing the $10 billion-asset threshold for a bank was merely a big round-number achievement. Now, however, banks surpassing $10 billion in assets face additional costs, fee restrictions and new layers of regulatory oversight.

Simmons Bank Names New VP

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/15/2016 3:43 pm

Christi McGeorge Pittman of Little Rock has joined Simmons First National Bank as vice president of wealth management/employee benefits.

Agriculture Summit to Highlight Farm Economy, Weed Management

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/7/2015 2:21 pm

An agricultural summit sponsored by Simmons First National Bank will take place Jan. 20 at Dumas, featuring several agricultural experts.

Simmons Snags Arvest's Greg Martin as Top NWA Executive

by Gwen Moritz 11/20/2015 11:14 am

Greg Martin, a senior vice president at Arvest Bank in Fayetteville, has been hired to succeed James Stobaugh as Simmons First National Bank's top executive in northwest Arkansas.

Rodney West to Take Over for Mike Flynn as Simmons Fort Smith President

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/19/2015 10:17 am

Rodney West has been named Fort Smith community president for Simmons First National Bank, the bank announced Thursday. West will replace Mike Flynn when Flynn retires at the end of the year.

Deposits Grow as Number of Arkansas Banks Shrinks

by Gwen Moritz 10/26/2015 12:00 am

Bank deposits in Arkansas grew by 5 percent in the 12 months that ended June 30, according to the annual summary of deposits released Sept. 28 by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., a pace somewhat slower than the 5.4 percent growth in bank deposits nationally.

Relyance Bank To Add New Little Rock Location in 2016

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/19/2015 12:00 am

Relyance Bank of Pine Bluff is gearing up for its third Little Rock branch, a 2,656-SF office at 14220 Cantrell Road.

Simmons First National Bank Names New VP

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/1/2015 2:05 pm

Rosalind M. Mouser of Pine Bluff has joined Simmons First National Bank as senior vice president and deputy general counsel.

David Bartlett to Retire from Simmons; Ledbetter, Others Promoted

by Gwen Moritz 8/17/2015 11:54 am

David Bartlett will retire in January as president of Simmons First National Corp. of Pine Bluff, and Barry Ledbetter will assume his duties as chief banking officer of Simmons First National Bank.

Farmland, Retail Property Highlight Recent Million-Dollar Deals in Lonoke County

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/25/2015 12:00 am

Farmland in south-central Lonoke County and a 6.7-acre office-retail development in Cabot compose our tandem of million-dollar transactions.

Eagle Bank's Jeff Lynch Takes Seat on Federal Reserve Council (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/27/2015 12:00 am

Jeff Lynch, president and CEO of Eagle Bank & Trust in Heber Springs, has been appointed to a three year term on the Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.

NLR Manufacturer Files for Chapter 11

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/13/2015 12:00 am

O.D. Funk Manufacturing Inc. of North Little Rock, which has been in business since 1976, has filed for Chapter 11 reorganization.

Simmons First Completes Missouri, Tennessee Aquisitions

by Gwen Moritz 2/27/2015 3:26 pm

The acquisition of Liberty Bank of Springfield, Missouri, and First State Bank of Union City, Tennessee, pushes the holding company's assets to $7.6 billion.

OREO ‘Cleansing’ Helps Stabilize NWA Real Estate

by Marty Cook 1/19/2015 12:00 am

When the real estate bubble popped in 2008, it popped big time in northwest Arkansas, which generated more “other real estate owned” than Little Rock. Now, sales and an improving economy are bringing calm to a market once noted for speculation.

The Top 10 Business Stories of 2014

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/30/2014 7:12 pm

Politics, white-collar crime, banking acquisitions, Turner Grain and more. Arkansas Business recaps the top 10 stories from the year that was 2014.

Central Bank Eyes Simmons Midtown Branch; Benefit Bank Plans Full Service in Springdale

by George Waldon 11/24/2014 12:00 am

A 2,647-SF Little Rock branch marked for sale by Simmons First National Bank of Pine Bluff is in the process of changing hands.

David Bush Joins BancorpSouth As Senior Vice President (Banking Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/3/2014 12:00 am

David Bush, formerly senior vice president and commercial lending manager at Delta Trust & Bank, has joined the staff of BancorpSouth in Little Rock as SVP.

Fed Uncaps Its Case Against Mountain Pure's John Stacks

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/6/2014 12:00 am

The criminal trial of John Stacks, owner of Mountain Pure water bottler and former CEO of HomeBank of Arkansas, commenced last week before U.S. District Judge Leon Holmes, 12 jurors and two alternates.


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