MONTHLY BULLETIN
March 2009





 

BANK HOLDING COMPANIES
Effective June 1, 2008

Greensburg Bancshares, Inc., Greensburg, St. Helena Parish, LA, became a one-bank holding company by acquiring control of 100% of the issued and outstanding stock of Bank of Greensburg, Greensburg, St. Helena Parish, LA, pursuant to Section 3(a)(1) of the BHC Act of 1956, as amended.

 

Effective June 1, 2008 @ 1:00 a.m.

Bank of Greensburg, Greensburg, St. Helena Parish, Louisiana, engaged in a statutory share exchange with Greensburg Bancshares, Inc., whereby Greensburg Bancshares, Inc., became a one-bank holding company.

 

Effective July 1, 2008
Black Cat Financial Corp., Winnfield, Winn Parish, LA, became a one-bank holding company by acquiring control of 100% of the issued and outstanding stock of Bank of Winnfield & Trust Company, Winnfield, Winn Parish, LA, pursuant to Section 3(a)(1) of the BHC Act of 1956, as amended.

 

Effective July 1, 2008 @ 1:00 a.m.

Bank of Winnfield & Trust Company, Winnfield, Winn Parish, LA, engaged in a statutory share exchange with Black Cat Financial Corp., whereby Black Cat Financial Corp., became a one-bank holding company.


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BANKS/THRIFTS/CREDIT UNIONS

Approved March 12, 2009

Proposed Merger of United Bank and Trust Company, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, with and into Liberty Bank and Trust Company, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, under the Charter of and with the Title:  Liberty Bank and Trust Company, domiciled in New Orleans, LA, and to establish the existing offices of United Bank and Trust Company as branches of Liberty Bank and Trust Company.

 

Filed March 27, 2009

LAKESIDE BANK, a proposed “de novo” State-chartered commercial bank, to be located at 4537 Nelson Road, Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, LA, 70605.  [Contact:  W. Patrick Baker, Esq., Pickering & Cotogno, 301 Magazine Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70130, Phone: (504) 581-1222.]

 

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BRANCHES

Effective January 22, 2008

Metairie Bank & Trust Company, Metairie, Jefferson Parish, LA, opened its MANDEVILLE BRANCH at its permanent location at 4500 Highway 22, Mandeville, St. Tammany Parish, LA, 70448.  [Originally filed with the permanent address as the Corner of Moores Road and Highway 22.]

 

Effective December 17, 2008

Farmers-Merchants Bank & Trust Company, Breaux Bridge, St. Martin Parish, LA, opened its LAFAYETTE BRANCH located at 1525 Ambassador Caffery Parkway, Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, LA, 70506.  [Originally filed with the address of 1507 Ambassador Caffery Parkway.]

 

Effective December 17, 2008

IBERIABANK, Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, LA, opened its 70TH STREET BRANCH located at 6985 Fern Loop, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA, 71105.  [Originally filed with the address of Fern Loop at 70th Street.]

 

Effective December 23, 2008

Synergy Bank, Houma, Terrebonne Parish, LA, opened its GRAY OFFICE located at 3855 West Park Avenue, Gray, Terrebonne Parish, LA, 70359.

 

Effective March 2, 2009

Business First Bank, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA, opened its LAKE CHARLES BANKING CENTER located at 728 Ryan Street, Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, LA, 70601.

 

Withdrawn March 16, 2009

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.

 

Filed March 17, 2009

NATCHITOCHES DOWNTOWN BRANCH, proposed by Sabine State Bank and Trust Company, Many, Sabine Parish, LA, to be located at 720 Front Street, Suite 103, Natchitoches, Natchitoches Parish, LA, 71457.

 

Approved March 27, 2009; Filed March 2, 2009

PERKINS BRANCH, proposed by IBERIABANK, Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, LA, to be located at 10430 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA, 70810.

 

Approved March 27, 2009

VETERANS BRANCH, proposed by First Bank and Trust, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, to be located at 3929 Veterans Boulevard, Metairie, Jefferson Parish, LA, 70002.

 

Approved March 27, 2009

FIVE POINTS BRANCH, proposed by Liberty Bank and Trust Company, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, to be located at 2325 Livingston Road, Jackson, Hinds County, MS, 39217.

 

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CHANGES OF LOCATION/CONSOLIDATIONS 

Effective May 1, 2008

Sabine State Bank and Trust Company, Many, Sabine Parish, LA, relocated its PINEVILLE BRANCH from 2250 Highway 28 East to 3524 Highway 28 East (a distance of approximately 1.6 miles), both locations within Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA, 71360.

 

Effective November 17, 2008

IBERIABANK, Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, LA, relocated its METAIRIE BRANCH from 3929 Veterans Boulevard to 3801 Veterans Memorial Boulevard (a distance of approximately .66 miles), both locations within Metairie, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, 70002, known as VETERANS BRANCH.

 

Effective December 15, 2008

Marion State Bank, Marion, Union Parish, LA, relocated its NORRIS HILL BRANCH from 1024 Sterlington Highway within Norris Hill Shopping Center to 718 Sterlington Highway (a distance of 0.4 miles), both locations within Farmerville, Union Parish, Louisiana, 71241, known as FARMERVILLE BRANCH.

 

Effective December 18, 2008

American Gateway Bank, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA, relocated its GONZALES BRANCH from 2020 South Burnside Avenue to 1821 West Highway 30 (a distance of 1.5 miles), both locations within Gonzales, Ascension Parish, LA, 70737.   [Originally filed with the address of the corner of West Highway 30 at Ruby Street.]

 

Effective March 16, 2009

Community Trust Bank, Choudrant, Lincoln Parish, LA, relocated its FORSYTHE AVENUE BRANCH from 2221 Forsythe Avenue to 2400 Forsythe Avenue (a distance of 0.1 miles), both locations within Monroe, Ouachita Parish, LA, 71201, to be known as FORSYTHE BANKING CENTER.

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LOAN or TRUST PRODUCTION OFFICES

Effective January 14, 2009

Sabine State Bank and Trust Company, Many, Sabine Parish, LA, opened its MARKSVILLE LOAN PRODUCTION OFFICE located at 219 North Main Street, Marksville, Avoyelles Parish, LA, 71351.

 

Effective March 16, 2009; Approval March 13, 2009

IBERIABANK LOAN PRODUCTION OFFICE proposed by IBERIABANK, Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, LA, to be located at Two South Water Street, 2nd Floor, Mobile, Mobile County, AL, 36602.

 

Effective March 16, 2009

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

 

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SUBSIDIARIES

No Activity

 

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TRUST POWERS

No Activity

 

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OTHER

No Activity

 

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Any questions should be directed to Pam Skelton

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