Missouri

United Consumers Credit Union names insider as president

12/29/20

Jay Neathery has taken over for Chris McCreary, who stepped down as president of the institution but is staying on as executive vice president.

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First Mid plans to expand St. Louis operations with Linco acquisition

09/28/20

The company would also gain a branch near Dallas with the proposed acquisition.

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1st Financial FCU eyes expansion with rebrand

09/15/20

The $282 million-asset institution's new name is intended to build on its work with underserved communities around St. Louis.

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Rhineland Bancshares expanding close to St. Louis with acquisition

08/20/20

The Missouri company 's deal for Clifford Bancshares is set to close later this year.

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Southern Missouri Bancorp lines up deal in its home state

01/17/20

The company will pay $24 million in cash for Central Federal Bancshares.

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Community bank rethinks wisdom of branch closings

09/11/19

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.

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Simmons First expanding to Oklahoma City with Landmark purchase

07/31/19

The Arkansas company will pay $434 million for Landrum Co., which has branches in Missouri, Oklahoma and Texas.

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Associated adding heft near St. Louis with First Staunton acquisition

07/25/19

The Wisconsin regional agreed to buy the parent of First National Bank in Staunton for $76 million in cash.

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A commercial lending battle royal in Kansas City

05/09/19

The city, among the Midwest's most vibrant C&I markets, is luring community banks, as well as giants like PNC and JPMorgan Chase.

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First Bank in Missouri taps insider as next CEO

05/01/19

Shelley Seifert had been the bank's chief operating officer.

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