Alabama

Pike Teachers in Alabama to merge into Guardian Credit Union

10/20/20

The combined institution will serve almost 75,000 members with nearly $660 million in assets.

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Alabama One Credit Union to buy First Bank of Linden

09/03/20

The purchase-and-assumption transaction, if approved, would become the first credit union-bank merger in Alabama.

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Alabama banks announce plans to merge

08/20/20

USAL Bancorp will have nearly $300 million in assets after it buys Escambia County Bank.

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Bank OZK to exit Alabama with branch sales

07/02/20

The Arkansas bank is selling its two branches in the state to Merchants & Marine Bancorp and FEB Bancshares.

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Coronavirus concerns prompt Louisiana bank to terminate acquisition

07/01/20

Investar Holding said it no longer plans to buy Cheaha Financial in Alabama.

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6 key Senate races for bankers to watch

05/29/20

Several Senate Banking Committee members from both parties are facing tough reelection challenges in a year when control of the entire chamber — and the banking policy agenda — may be up for grabs.

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BankFirst adding to Alabama operations with T&F purchase

02/05/20

The Mississippi company will pay $49 million for Traders & Farmers Bancshares.

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Investar ending 2020 with deal for Alabama bank

12/20/19

The Louisiana company sold $30 million in stock to help fund its purchase of Cheaha Financial Group.

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BancPlus to enter Alabama, Louisiana markets with latest acquisition

09/20/19

The company will gain 34 branches and $1.2 billion in assets when it buys State Capital in Mississippi.

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Bank acquirers are taking a hard look at the Gulf Coast

06/06/19

Diverse economies and a limited number of sellers are making markets like Tampa, Fla., a hot spot for growth-minded banks.

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