Tagged: Liberty Bank Of Arkansas

Bank OREO Adds Up In Washington County

Bank OREO Adds Up In Washington County

Banking & FinanceLegal

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. read more >

Statewide Bank Deposits Dip Slightly, New FDIC Report Shows

Statewide Bank Deposits Dip Slightly, New FDIC Report Shows

Banking & Finance

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. read more >

Wallace Fowler Calls Liberty Bank Years ‘Wonderful’

Wallace Fowler Calls Liberty Bank Years ‘Wonderful’

Banking & Finance

“Have you had enough? Are you ready to sell?” Johnny Allison’s friendly annual query of his friend and business mentor Wallace Fowler finally found a warm reception this year. That led to the $280 million sale of Liberty Bank to Home BancShares Inc. -- the largest in-state bank transaction in Arkansas history. read more >