MONTHLY BULLETIN
December 2007





BANK HOLDING COMPANIES
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BANKS/THRIFTS/CREDIT UNIONS

Effective December 1, 2007 @ 12:01 a.m., CST
American Bank, Welsh, Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana, merged with and into St. Martin Bank & Trust Company, St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana, under the Charter of and with the Title: St. Martin Bank & Trust Company, domiciled in St. Martinville, Louisiana, and established the existing offices of American Bank as branches of St. Martin Bank & Trust Company.

Approved December 4, 2007
CITIZENS INTERIM BANK, a de novo State-chartered “phantom bank”, proposed by Caldwell Holding Company, Columbia, Caldwell Parish, LA, for the purpose of effectuating the merger of Citizens Progressive Bank with and into Citizens Interim Bank, Columbia, Caldwell Parish, LA, under the Charter of Citizens Interim Bank and with the Title: Citizens Progressive Bank.
 

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BRANCHES

Effective July 2, 2007


Metairie Bank & Trust Company, Metairie, Jefferson Parish, LA, opened its MANDEVILLE BRANCH at its temporary location at 1206 Park Drive, Suite 150, Mandeville, St. Tammany Parish, LA, 70448. Permanent facility will be located at the Corner of Moores Road and Highway 22, Mandeville, St. Tammany Parish, LA, 70448.

Effective July 30, 2007
Red River Bank, Alexandria, Rapides Parish, LA, opened its HIGHWAY 28 BANKING CENTER located at 5631 Coliseum Boulevard, Alexandria, Rapides Parish, LA, 71303.

Effective July 30, 2007
Community Bank, Raceland, Lafourche Parish, LA, opened its HOUMA BRANCH located at 1227 Saint Charles Street, Houma, Terrebonne Parish, LA, 70360.

Effective August 7, 2007
Fidelity Bank, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA, opened its DUTCHTOWN BRANCH located at 12509 Highway 73, Geismar, Ascension Parish, LA, 70734.

Effective October 15, 2007
Red River Bank, Alexandria, Rapides Parish, LA, opened its PROVENANCE BANKING CENTER located at 1020 Bridgewater Avenue, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA, 71106.

Approved December 3, 2007
SAINT CHARLES BRANCH, proposed by First NBC Bank, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, to be located at 3331 Saint Charles Avenue, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, 70115.

Approved December 3, 2007
LAPLACE OFFICE, proposed by Fidelity Homestead Savings Bank, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, to be located at Lots 17, 18, and 19 Belle Terre Boulevard, LaPlace, St. John the Baptist Parish, LA, 70068.

Approved December 3, 2007
ST. FRANCISVILLE BRANCH, proposed by Bank of St. Francisville, St. Francisville, West Feliciana Parish, LA, to be located at 5925 North Commerce Street, St. Francisville, West Feliciana Parish, LA, 70775.

Approved December 6, 2007
PRAIRIEVILLE BRANCH, proposed by American Gateway Bank, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA, to be located on Airline Highway (U. S. Highway 61) at LA Highway 42, Prairieville, Ascension Parish, LA, 70769.

Approved December 6, 2007
HAMMOND BRANCH, proposed by American Bank & Trust Company, Covington, St. Tammany Parish, LA, to be located at 506 Southwest Railroad Avenue, Hammond, Tangipahoa Parish, LA, 70403.

Filed December 6, 2007
MONROE BRANCH, proposed by Cross Keys Bank, St. Joseph, Tensas Parish, LA, to be located at 710 Highway 165 North, Monroe, Ouachita Parish, LA, 71203.

Filed/Approved December 6, 2007
First Guaranty Bank, Hammond, Tangipahoa Parish, LA, proposes to close its NORTH 6TH STREET BRANCH located at 196 North 6th Street, Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA, 70454.

Approved December 19, 2007
KENNER BRANCH, proposed by First NBC Bank, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, to be located at 3535 Chateau Boulevard, Suite A, Kenner, Jefferson Parish, LA, 70065.

Filed/Approved December 20, 2007
Ouachita Independent Bank, Monroe, Ouachita Parish, LA, proposes to close its MARKET STREET BRANCH located at 410 Market Street, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA, 71101.

 

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CHANGES OF LOCATION/CONSOLIDATIONS 

Approved December 20, 2007

Bank of Montgomery, Montgomery, Grant Parish, LA, proposes to relocate its NATCHITOCHES BRANCH from 352 South Drive to 952 Keyser Avenue (a distance of approximately 1.8 miles), both locations within Natchitoches, Natchitoches Parish, LA, 71457, to be known as KEYSER BRANCH.

 

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LOAN or TRUST PRODUCTION OFFICES

Effective January 29, 2007

American Bank & Trust Company, Covington, St. Tammany Parish, LA, opened its PONCHATOULA LOAN PRODUCTION OFFICE located at 1180 Highway 51 North, Suite B, Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA, 70454.

 

Effective July 16, 2007

Coastal Commerce Bank, Houma, Terrebonne Parish, LA, opened its LAFAYETTE LOAN PRODUCTION OFFICE located at 201 Energy Parkway, Suite 105, Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, LA, 70508.

 

Effective August 6, 2007

Central Progressive Bank, Lacombe, St. Tammany Parish, LA, opened its L & B HAMMOND LOAN PRODUCTION OFFICE located at 14454 West University Avenue, Hammond, Tangipahoa Parish, LA, 70401.

 

Effective August 7, 2007

Fidelity Bank, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA, closed its ASCENSION PARISH LOAN PRODUCTION OFFICE located at 712 North Burnside Avenue, Suite 2, Gonzales, Ascension Parish, LA, 70737.

 

Effective November 29, 2007

Central Progressive Bank, Lacombe, St. Tammany Parish, LA, opened its HAMMOND LOAN BROKER LOAN PRODUCTION OFFICE located at 109˝ West Thomas Street, Hammond, Tangipahoa Parish, LA, 70401.

 

Approved December 3, 2007

GULF COAST BANK MORTGAGE THIBODAUX LOAN PRODUCTION OFFICE proposed by Gulf Coast Bank and Trust Company, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, to be located at 206 Green Street, Suite 1B, Thibodaux, Lafourche Parish, LA, 70301.

 

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SUBSIDIARIES

Approved December 28, 2007; Filed December 27, 2007

KINGDOM CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, INC., a proposed subsidiary to be acquired by IBERIABANK, Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, LA, to be located at 1515 Poydras Street, Suite 1800, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, 70112.

 

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TRUST POWERS

No Activity

 

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OTHER

Filed December 28, 2007

VERO BEACH TRUST REPRESENTATIVE OFFICE, proposed by Stanford Trust Company, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA, to be located at 2801 Ocean Drive, Suite 203, Vero Beach, Indian River County, FL, 32963.

 

Filed December 28, 2007

BOCA RATON TRUST REPRESENTATIVE OFFICE, proposed by Stanford Trust Company, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA, to be located at 5200 Town Center Circle 6th Floor, Boca Raton, Palm Beach County, FL, 33486.

 

Acknowledged December 7, 2007

FIRST PRIVATE TRUST CORPORATION, a proposed “de novo” State-chartered private trust company, to be located at 1750 Clearview Parkway, Suite 200, Metairie, Jefferson Parish, LA, 70001.

 

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Any questions should be directed to Pam Skelton

at (225) 925-4661 or pskelton@ofi.louisiana.gov