Tagged: Southern Bancorp Inc.

Simmons to Donate Eudora Bank Branch to Southern Bancorp

Simmons to Donate Eudora Bank Branch to Southern Bancorp

Banking & Finance

Simmons is acquiring the branch with its pending purchase of Delta Trust & Bank but is being required under federal regulations to divest itself of the additional market share in the same Federal Reserve market area as Simmons' existing Lake Village branches. read more >

Citizens Bank Puts Phil Baldwin To Work On Growth

Citizens Bank Puts Phil Baldwin To Work On Growth

Banking & FinanceCover Story

Citizens Bank of Batesville officially has declared itself a buyer in the grow-or-go banking sweepstakes. That pronouncement was given public voice with the hiring of Phil Baldwin as president of the $544 million-asset lender and CEO-to-be in 2015. read more >

7 Arkansas Lenders Still Indebted to Treasury After TARP Relief

7 Arkansas Lenders Still Indebted to Treasury After TARP Relief

Banking & FinanceCover Story

Seven Arkansas lenders remain under the umbrella of the U.S. Treasury’s TARP program in the aftermath of the 2008 financial meltdown. The group collectively received more than $126 million through the Capital Purchase Program-Troubled Asset Relief Program. read more >