State Filings – Midwest (March 2018)

Illinois Morton Community Bank, Morton, authorized to acquire State Bank of Speer. United Community Bank, Chatham, authorized to acquire Liberty Bank, Alton. Byline Bank, Chicago, filed to acquire First Bank and Trust, Evanston. Iowa United Bank of Iowa, Ida Grove, authorized to acquire First Trust & Savings Bank, Marcus, and filed to establish branches in … Read more

Federal Reserve Weekly Filings for February 24, 2018

First Financial Bancorp, Cincinnati, authorized to become a financial holding company and to merge with MainSource Financial Group, Inc., Greensburg, Ind., and thereby acquire MainSource Bank. Additionally, First Financial Bank, Cincinnati, authorized to merge with MainSource Bank and thereby establish branches. Wintrust Bank, Chicago, authorized to establish a branch in Chicago. OakStar Bank, Springfield, Mo., … Read more

Federal Reserve Weekly Filings for February 17, 2018

Emmetsburg Bank Shares, Inc., Emmetsburg, Iowa, authorized to acquire Panora State Bank, Panora, Iowa. Dakota Western Bank, Bowman, N.D., filed to establish a branch in Regent, N.D. Almena Investments, LLC, Almena, Kan., filed to become a bank holding company through the acquisition of Almena State Bank, Almena. Equity Bank, Andover, Kan., filed to merge with … Read more

Federal Reserve Weekly Filings for February 10, 2018

Commerce Bank, Kansas City, Mo., authorized to establish a branch in Roeland Park, Mo. Caldwell County Bancshares, Inc., Hamilton, Mo., authorized to acquire Horizon State Bank, Cameron, Mo. Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc., Springfield, Mo., authorized to acquire Hometown Bancshares, Inc., Carthage, Mo., and thereby acquire Hometown Bank, N.A. Independent Bank Corporation, Grand Rapids, Mich., authorized … Read more

Federal Reserve Weekly Filings for February 3, 2018

Farmers State Bank, Victor, Mont., authorized to establish a branch in Kalispell, Mont. Farmington Bancorp, Inc., Farmington, Ill., authorized to acquire Laura State Bank, Williamsfield, Ill. First State Holding Co., Lincoln, Neb., authorized to acquire Wallco, Inc., Nehawka, Neb., and thereby acquire The Nehawka Bank. Genoa Banking Company filed to establish a branch in Toledo, … Read more

Bank Earnings (Midwest) for 4Q2017 and Year-end 2017

Associated Banc-Corp., Green Bay, Wis., reported fourth quarter earnings of $47.7 million or 31 cents per share compared to $52.5 million or 41 cents per share in 2016. The company reported earnings for the full year of $220 million or $1.42 per share compared with $191 million or $1.26 per share in 2016. Bank First … Read more

Federal Reserve Weekly Filings for January 27, 2018

Associated Banc-Corp, Green Bay, Wis., authorized to acquire Bank Mutual Corporation, Milwaukee, and thereby acquire Bank Mutual, Brown Deer, Wis. The Iuka State Bank, Iuka, Ill., authorized to become a member of the Federal Reserve System. The Lloyd A. Amundson 1999 Generational Trust, Sioux Falls, S.D., and others intend to apply to the Federal Reserve … Read more

State Filings – Midwest (February 2018)

Iowa Northeast Security Bank, Sumner, authorized to acquire Security State Bank, Independence. Northeast Security Bank also authorized to establish branches in Dysart, Urbana and Independence. Kansas The Citizens State Bank and Trust Company, Woodbine, authorized to acquire Roxbury Bank, Roxbury. Missouri Commerce Bank, Kansas City, authorized to establish a branch in Roeland Park. The Bank … Read more