Branch deals

Community bank rethinks wisdom of branch closings


Academy Bank in Kansas City, Mo., which shuttered nearly a quarter of its branches between 2015 and 2018, is now in expansion mode. Its CEO explains his renewed affinity for brick and mortar.


Next up for BB&T-SunTrust: Deciding where to unload branches


The banks, which plan to merge as Truist Financial, are expected soon to start selling hundreds of branches in the Southeast to satisfy antitrust concerns and increase efficiency.


Investar adding Texas branches through deal with Hilltop


The Louisiana company will enter two new markets after it buys the locations.


Limestone in Ky. to buy four branches from in-state rival


The company will also gain deposits and loans from its deal with Republic Bancorp.


Bar Harbor entering central Maine with branch deal


The company will buy eight locations, along with loans and deposits, from People's United.


Iowa bank announces second asset sale to a credit union


First American Bank agreed to sell its Iowa branches to GreenState just weeks after arranging the transfer of its Florida locations to another credit union.


Select Bancorp selling S.C. branch to Pickens Savings


The North Carolina company will have two branches remaining in South Carolina after the sale closes.


Florida bank is biggest to be sold to a credit union


MidFlorida Credit Union has agreed to buy the $730 million-asset Community Bank & Trust of Florida in Ocala.


First Commonwealth to enter central Pennsylvania with Santander branch deal


The acquisition also includes $525 million in deposits and $120 million in loans.


Banner Bank to sell loans, deposits in Idaho to credit union


Spokane Teachers Credit Union will transfer the assets and liabilities to a nearby branch.