Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Tag: banking

Business First and Pedestal announce merger

BATON ROUGE – Business First Bancshares, Inc., the holding company for b1BANK, and Pedestal Bancshares, Inc. today jointly announced the signing of a definitive...

Credit Unions and Tax Exemption: Giving Credit Where Credit Is Due

As we ease into tax season, it’s important for consumers to know why some organizations are exempt from paying federal and state taxes. Recently,...

Greg Lee promoted to Senior VP, Business Banker at Citizens National...

Citizens National Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Greg Lee to Senior Vice President, Business Banker. Lee, a life-long resident and active...

Origin Bancorp, Inc. appoints Stacey Goff to board of directors

RUSTON — Origin Bancorp, Inc. today announced the appointment of Stacey Goff to the Boards of Directors of Origin and Origin Bank, in each...

Sen. John Kennedy files legislation to protect community banks, consumers

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.) filed the Eliminating Corporate Shadow Banking Act of 2019 this week to close loopholes that would allow commercial companies to offer...

First Horizon National Corporation and IBERIABANK Corporation merger announced

First Horizon National Corp. (“First Horizon”) and IBERIABANK Corporation (“IBERIABANK”) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which the companies...

LA Tech College of Business to host 15th Annual Bankers Day

RUSTON — Regional and local banking executives will meet with Louisiana Tech University College of Business students to share expertise on a variety of...

Citizens National Bank to open new branch in south Bossier

Randy Brown | Special to BIZ. Magazine A new bank is coming to south Bossier, it was announced last week. Jason Smith, president of Citizens National...

Origin Bank named one of the Best Banks to Work For...

RUSTON – Origin Bank has been named one of the Best Banks to Work For in 2019. The program, which was initiated in 2013 by...

Regions Bank names Brad Bunt as SBA Commercial Banker for East...

LONGVIEW, Texas – Regions Bank on Tuesday announced the hiring of Brad Bunt as a Small Business Administration Commercial Banker for its East Texas...