Tagged: Banking

Simmons Bank Gathers Weight in Volunteer State

Simmons Bank Gathers Weight in Volunteer State

Banking & Finance

By some measurements, Tennessee will rival Missouri as the second-largest market for Simmons Bank after its pending acquisitions of Landmark Community Bank in Collierville and Triumph Bank in Memphis. read more >

First Community Expands in Conway

First Community Expands in Conway

Banking & Finance

Batesville’s First Community Bank is enlarging its presence in downtown Conway after the $1.6 million purchase of the former Second Baptist Church in December. read more >

Partners Launches Conway LPO

Partners Launches Conway LPO

Banking & Finance

After leaping from its Delta home ground to northwest Arkansas with a Springdale branch last year, Partners Bank has waded into the central Arkansas market with a loan production office in Conway. read more >

Merchants & Farmers to Add Bank in Benton

Merchants & Farmers to Add Bank in Benton

Banking & Finance

Merchants & Farmers Bank of Dumas intends to expand its Saline County presence with a Benton branch at 300 N. Main St. The plan is to remodel the former gas station property into a 2,400-SF branch. read more >

Cornerstone Bank Changes Name

Cornerstone Bank Changes Name

Banking & Finance

The pending name change of Cornerstone Bank in Eureka Springs is now official. The $401 million-asset lender became CS Bank on Nov. 18. read more >

Bank OZK Prunes Branches

Bank OZK Prunes Branches

Banking & Finance

The 10-state footprint of Little Rock’s Bank OZK will have two fewer states by March 31, exiting South Carolina and Alabama, where it operates two branches in each state. read more >