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Arkansas State Bank Department

The mission of ASBD is to maintain a legal and regulatory structure for Arkansas's financial industry. This structure provides the public with convenient, safe and competitive banking, which fosters economic development within this State. Our mission is accomplished through efficient allocation of available human and other resources existing in our Examination, Information Technology and Administrative Services Divisions.

Processed Applications

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Date Filed Type Applicant Location/Target Disposition
05/21/2019 Branch Relocation Farmers Bank and Trust Company, Magnolia, AR 750 N. Preston Road, Prosper, TX Pending
05/20/2019 SD - Branch Relocation RiverWind Bank, Augusta, AR 1241 W. Beebe Capps Expy, Searcy, AR Pending
05/13/2019 Change in Control Big Creek Bancshares, Inc., Moro, AR Tyronza Bancshares, Inc., Marked Tree, AR Pending
05/07/2019 Change in Control Chambers Bancshares, Inc. Danville, Arkansas Bank of Dardanelle Bankshares, Inc., Dardanelle, AR Pending
05/06/2019 Branch Relocation Bank OZK, Little Rock, Arkansas 305 North Jackson, Magnolia, Columbia Co, Arkansas Approved 05/22/2019
05/06/2019 SD - Branch Relocation Farmers Bank and Trust Company, Magnolia, AR 201 East Third Street, Hope, Hempstead Co, Arkansas Approved 05/22/2019
05/03/2019 Branch Premier Bank of Arkansas, Marion, AR 2508 East Highland Drive, Jonesboro, AR Preliminary Approval - 05/20/2019
04/26/2019 Conversion Fidelity Bank 330 West Broadway St, West Memphis, AR Pending - Board Approval Hearing Required
04/23/2019 SD - Branch Relocation Chambers Bank, Danville, Arkansas 8210 Phoenix Avenue, Fort Smith, Arkansas Preliminary Approval - 05/09/2019
04/18/2019 Branch Bank OZK, Little Rock, Arkansas 2227 Gallatin Pike North, Madison, TN Approved 05/06/2019
04/18/2019 Branch Relocation Arvest Bank, Fayetteville, AR Corner of Bannister Rd & Hillcrest Rd, Kansas City, MO Preliminary Approval - 05/09/2019
04/11/2019 Branch Relocation Farmers Bank and Trust Company, Magnolia, AR 419 E. First Street, Lewisville, AR Preliminary Approval - 04/29/2019
03/25/2019 Change in Control Stone Bancshares, Inc, Mtn View, AR DBT Financial Corporation, DeWitt, AR Prel Apvl 05/02/2019
03/25/2019 Merger Stone Bank, Mountain View, AR DeWitt Bank and Trust Co, DeWitt, AR Board approved 05/02/2019
03/21/2019 Branch Southern Bancorp Bank 118 Elm St, Glenwood, AR Approved 04/08/19
03/21/2019 Branch Bank OZK 16772 FM 2493, Suite 300 Tyler, TX Approved 04/08/19
03/19/2019 Branch Relocation First Service Bank, Greenbrier, AR 700 Hardin Road, Little Rock, AR Prel Apvl 04/03/2019
03/12/2019 Branch The Capital Bank, Little Rock, AR 5100 Kavanaugh Boulevard, Little Rock, AR Approved 03/28/2019
03/11/2019 Change in Control Boyd Rothwell & Diana Gay Rothwell, Little Rock, AR Capital Bancshares, Inc., Little Rock, AR Prel Apvl 03/27/2019
03/06/2019 Change in Control Cross County Bancshares, Inc., Wynne, AR Central Bank, Little Rock, AR Prel Apvl 03/25/2019
03/05/2019 Branch Bank OZK 17701 Biscayne Boulevard, Aventura, FL Approved 03/21/2019
03/05/2019 Branch Bank OZK 3288 South 3rd Street, Jacksonville Beach, FL Approved 03/21/2019
03/05/2019 Branch Bank OZK 2227 Gallatin Park North, Madison, TN Withdrawn
03/05/2019 Branch Bank OZK 824 Cleveland Avenue, East Point, GA Approved 03/21/2019
03/05/2019 Branch Bank OZK 2922 Clairmont Road, Brookhaven, GA Approved 03/21/2019
03/05/2019 Branch Bank OZK 3579 Memorial Drive, Decatur, GA Approved 03/21/2019
03/05/2019 Branch Bank OZK 3215 Peachtree Road, NE, Atlanta, GA Approved 03/21/2019
03/05/2019 Branch Bank OZK 3215 Peachtree Road, NE, Atlanta, GA Approved 03/21/2019
03/04/2019 Merger The Farmers and Merchants Bank, Stuttgart, AR Integrity First Bank, National Association, Mountain Home, AR Board approved 05/02/2019
02/25/2019 Branch Arvest Bank, Fayetteville, AR SW Corner of 95th Street & Metcalf Avenue, Overland Park, KS Approved 03/13/2019
02/19/2019 Branch First Community Bank 222 E. Washington Ave, Jonesboro, AR Approved 03/07/2019
02/06/2019 Branch Southern Bancorp Bank, Arkadelphia, AR 1017 Highway 270 East, Mount Ida, AR Approved 02/25/2019
01/31/2019 Branch Relocation Bank OZK 1230 Creekshire Way, Winston-Salem, NC Approved 02/19/2019
02/15/2019 Branch First Security Bank, Searcy, AR 209 West Main Street, Russellville, AR Approved 02/15/2019
01/23/2019 Branch First NaturalState Bank, McGehee, AR 703 Meador Drive, Dumas, AR Approved 02/08/2019
01/22/2019 Branch Arvest Bank, Fayetteville, AR 860 South Constitution Avenue, Ashdown, AR Approved 02/07/2019
01/11/2019 Branch First Community Bank, Batesville, AR 8201 Ranch Boulevard, Suite B4, Little Rock, AR Approved 01/28/2019
01/10/2019 Branch Anstaff Bank, Green Forest, AR 777 Highway 62 East, Mountain Home, Arkansas Approved 01/28/2019
Date Filed Type Applicant Location/Target Disposition
12/31/2018 Main Office Relocation Generations Bank, Hampton, AR 3710 Southern Hills Boulevard, Ste 100, Rogers, AR Board approved 02/28/2019
12/20/2018 SD Branch Relocation Farmers Bank and Trust Company, Magnolia, AR 5600 Richmond Road, Texarkana, AR Approved 01/08/2019
12/14/2018 Branch Chambers Bank, Danville, AR 2622 Fayetteville Road, Van Buren, AR Approved 01/02/2019
12/13/2018 Branch First State Bank of DeQueen, DeQueen, AR 122 Fagan/239 Highway 70 East, Glenwood, AR Approved 12/31/2018
12/07/2018 Merger Simmons Bank, Pine Bluff, AR Reliance Bank, Des Peres, MO Board approved 02/28/2019
11/28/2018 SD Branch Relocation The Citizens Bank, Batesville, AR 655 St. Louis Street, Batesville, AR Prel Apvl 12/12/2018
11/01/2018 SD Branch Relocation Centennial Bank, Conway, AR 1222 North Arkansas Avenue, Russellville, AR Prel Apvl 11/19/2018
10/23/2018 Branch FNBC Bank, Ash Flat, AR 1118 Windover Road, Jonesboro, AR Approved 11/08/2018
10/16/2018 Branch Simmons Bank, Pine Bluff, AR 601 East Third Street, Little Rock, AR Approved 11/01/2018
10/04/2018 Branch Centennial Bank, Conway, AR 1165 West 49th Street, Hialeah, FL Approved 10/22/2018
10/02/2018 Branch Signature Bank of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 3712 Pinnacle Hills Parkway, Rogers, AR Approved 10/18/2018
10/01/2018 Branch Armor Bank, Forrest City, AR 7401 Cantrell Road, Little Rock, AR Approved 10/17/2018
09/24/2018 Branch Gateway Bank 6110 Highway 5 North, Bryant, AR Approved 10/10/2018
09/06/2018 SD Branch Relocation Gateway Bank 1402 Martin Luther King Boulevard, Malvern, AR Prel Apvl 09/24/2018
09/06/2018 Branch Diamond Bank, Murfreesboro, AR 23 Elm Street, Hector, AR Approved 09/24/2018
09/04/2018 Conversion Helena National Bank HNB Bank, 302 Cherry Street, Helena, Arkansas Board approved 10/18/2018
08/30/2018 Purchase & Assumption First Community Bank, Batesville, AR Guaranty Bank, location 21196 Hwy 71 S., Pineville, MO Approved 09/17/2018
08/16/2018 Branch Armor Bank, Forrest City, AR 2300 Cottondale Ln, Ste 250, Little Rock, AR Approved 09/04/2018
08/14/2018 Branch First Western Bank, Booneville, AR 7322 West Sunset Avenue, Suite D, Springdale, AR Approved 08/30/2018
08/06/2018 Branch First Community Bank, Batesville, AR 2525 McLain Street, Newport, AR Approved 08/27/2018
08/03/2018 Branch Bodcaw Bank, Stamps, AR 2125 North Jackson, Magnolia, AR Approved 08/27/2018
06/25/2018 SD Branch Relocation Arvest Bank, Fayetteville, AR 815 North Arkansas Avenue, Russellville, AR Prel Apvl 07/12/2018
06/14/2018 Branch First Security Bank, Searcy, AR 720 Garrison Avenue, Fort Smith, AR Approved 07/02/2018
06/04/2018 Branch The Citizens Bank, Batesville, AR 17300 Chenal Parkway, Suite 320, Little Rock, AR Approved 06/20/2018
05/15/2018 Change in Control Legacy BancShares, Inc., Springdale, AR Gravett Bancshares, Inc., Gravette, AR Prel Apvl 06/14/2018
05/08/2018 Conversion Armor Bank, N.A., Forrest City, AR 715 North Washington Street, Forrest City, AR Board approved 06/28/2018
04/30/2018 Branch Arvest Bank, Fayetteville, AR Corner of East 106th Street North and N 138th E. Avenue, Owasso, OK Approved 05/16/2018
04/18/2018 Purchase & Assumption First Financial Bank, El Dorado, AR Bear State Bank location 600 Highway 71 South, Mena, AR Approved 05/04/2018
04/16/2018 SD Branch Relocation Bear State Bank, Little Rock, AR 600 Highway 71 South, Mena, AR Prel Apvl 05/02/2018
04/05/2018 SD Branch Relocation Arvest Bank, Fayetteville, AR 2602 West Gore Boulevard, Lawton, OK Prel Apvl 04/23/2018
04/02/2018 Change in Control Jeff Hobbs & Investment Group, Atlanta, TX Community State Bank, Bradley, AR Prel Apvl 12/12/2018
03/29/2018 Branch The Citizens Bank, Batesville, AR 1698 Higdon Ferry Road, Hot Springs, AR Approved 04/16/2018
03/28/2018 Branch First Security Bank, Searcy, AR SE Corner of Brockington Road & Indian Bay Drive, Sherwood, AR Approved 04/13/2018
03/28/2018 Branch Bank of Cave City, Cave City, AR 1141 East Main Street, Suite 100, Batesville, AR Approved 04/13/2018
03/20/2018 POE First State Bank, Crossett, Arkansas Evergreen Bancshares, Inc. Approved 03/20/2018
03/12/2018 Branch First Arkansas Bank & Trust, Jacksonville, AR 804 Hogan Lane, Conway, AR Approved 03/28/2018
03/09/2018 Merger Simmons Bank, Pine Bluff, AR Bank SNB, Stillwater, OK Board approved 05/03/2018
03/05/2018 Branch The Citizens Bank, Batesville, AR 3971 West Wedington Drive, Fayetteville, AR Approved 03/21/2018
02/27/2018 Branch Relocation Chambers Bank, Danville 4201 West New Hope Road, Rogers, AR Prel Apvl 03/15/2018
01/02/2018 Branch First Community Bank, Batesville, AR 301 East Main Street, Batesville, AR Approved 01/29/2018
Date Filed Type Applicant Location/Target Disposition
11/30/2017 Branch Arvest Bank, Fayetteville, AR 827 SW 31st Street, Oklahoma City, OK Approved 12/18/2017
11/27/2017 Branch First Security Bank, Searcy, AR 1729 Malvern Avenue, Hot Springs, AR Approved 12/13/2017
11/21/2017 Merger Simmons Bank, Pine Bluff, AR Southwest Bank, Fort Worth, TX Board approved 01/25/2018
11/16/2017 SD Branch Relocation Centennial Bank, Conway, AR 12 E. 49th St., 34th Floor, New York, NY Prel Apvl 12/04/2017
11/16/2017 Branch Relocation Arvest Bank, Fayetteville, AR 3612 N. Highway 7, Hot Springs Village, AR Prel Apvl 12/04/2017
10/27/2017 Merger Simmons Bank, Pine Bluff, AR Heartland Bank, Little Rock, AR Board approved 12/07/2017
10/25/2017 Merger Arvest Bank, Fayetteville, AR Bear State Bank, Little Rock, AR Board approved 12/07/2017
10/19/2017 Branch Centennial Bank, Conway, AR 13901 Narcoosee Road, Orlando, FL Approved 11/06/2017
10/18/2017 Branch Relocation Arvest Bank, Fayetteville, AR 4895 West Pauline Whitaker Parkway, Rogers, AR Prel Apvl 11/03/2017
09/27/2017 Branch Relocation Centennial Bank, Conway, AR 3021 Airport Pulling Road, Naples, FL Prel Apvl 10/13/2017
09/22/2017 SD Branch Relocation The Citizens Bank, Batesville, AR 2710 Pine Street, Arkadelphia, AR Prel Apvl 10/09/2017
09/22/2017 Change in Control Fritsche Children's Trust, Scranton, AR Logan County Bank, Scranton, AR Prel Apvl 10/17/2017
09/11/2017 SD Branch Relocation Eagle Bank & Trust Company, Little Rock, AR 370 Dave Creek Parkway, Fairfield Bay, AR Prel Apvl 09/27/2017
09/11/2017 Branch First Arkansas Bank & Trust, Jacksonville, AR 804 Hogan Lane, Conway, AR Withdrawn 10/02/2017
08/30/2017 SD Branch Relocation Bank of the Ozarks, Little Rock, AR 8300 Douglas Avenue, Dallas, TX Prel Apvl 09/19/2017
08/23/2017 Change in Control Jeff Hobbs & Investment Group, Atlanta, TX Community State Bank, Bradley, AR Withdrawn 12/01/2017
08/21/2017 Branch Relocation Arvest Bank, Fayetteville, AR 999 East Heritage Parkway, Prairie Grove, AR Prel Apvl 09/07/2017
07/20/2017 Branch First Community Bank, Batesville, AR 4900 Kavanaugh Blvd., Little Rock, AR Approved 08/07/2017
07/18/2017 Main Office Relocation (in city) The Citizens Bank, Batesville, AR 655 St. Louis Street, Batesville, AR Approved 08/07/2017
07/18/2017 Branch First Security Bank, Searcy, AR 108 S. Main Street, Bentonville, AR Approved 08/03/2017
07/14/2017 Branch Relocation Central Bank, Little Rock, AR 3001 SE J Street, Bentonville, AR Prel Apvl 07/31/2017
07/06/2017 Branch Arvest Bank, Fayetteville, AR 2313 South Rouse Street, Pittsburg, KS Approved 07/24/2017
06/27/2017 Branch Bank of the Ozarks, Little Rock, AR SW corner of Sycamore School Rd. and Crowley Rd., Fort Worth, TX Approved 07/14/2017
06/27/2017 Branch Bank of the Ozarks, Little Rock, AR 2821 Fort Worth Avenue, Dallas, TX Approved 07/14/2017
06/02/2017 SD Branch Relocation Simmons Bank, Pine Bluff, AR 205 North Main Avenue, Dyersburg, TN Approved 08/17/2017
06/02/2017 Branch Relocation Simmons Bank, Pine Bluff, AR 308 West Main Street, Brownsville, TN Approved 08/17/2017
06/02/2017 Branch Relocation Simmons Bank, Pine Bluff, AR 1862 Hwy 45 Bypass, Jackson, TN Approved 08/17/2017
06/02/2017 Merger Simmons Bank, Pine Bluff, AR First South Bank, Jackson, TN Board approved 08/17/2017
05/16/2017 SD Branch Relocation First Community Bank, Batesville, AR 111 East Main Street, Neosho, MO Prel Apvl 06/02/2017
05/08/2017 Branch First Community Bank, Batesville, AR 11 Prospect Court, Cabot, AR Approved 05/30/2017
04/27/2017 Merger Centennial Bank, Conway, AR Stonegate Bank, Pompano Beach, FL Board approved 08/17/2017
04/25/2017 Merger Bank of the Ozarks, Little Rock, AR Bank of the Ozarks, Inc., Little Rock, AR Board approved 06/22/2017
04/13/2017 SD Branch Relocation Arvest Bank, Fayetteville, AR 602 North Walton Blvd., Bentonville, AR Prel Apvl 05-01-2017
04/11/2017 Main Office Relocation (in city) Bank of the Ozarks, Little Rock, AR NW Corner Cantrell & Chenonceau Blvd., Little Rock, AR Approved 05/01/2017
04/07/2017 Branch Relocation First Financial Bank, El Dorado, AR 1501 North University, Suite 150, LIttle Rock, AR Prel Apvl 04/24/2017
03/30/2017 Branch Relocation First Security Bank, Searcy, AR 108 South Main St., Bentonville, AR Prel Apvl 04/17/2017
03/29/2017 SD Branch Relocation Centennial Bank, Conway, AR 126 Osprey Avenue, Sarasota, FL Prel Apvl 04/14/2017
03/20/2017 Branch Today's Bank, Huntsville, AR 615 East Pointer Trail, Van Buren, AR Approved 04/05/2017
03/09/2017 Branch Cornerstone Bank, Eureka Springs, AR 1426 Highway 65 North, Harrison, AR Approved 03/27/2017
03/08/2017 SD Branch Relocation Eagle Bank & Trust Company, Little Rock, AR 1153 Main Street, Vilonia, AR Prel Apvl 03/24/2017
02/27/2017 Merger Southern Bancorp Bank, Arkadelphia, AR Farmers Bank, Hamburg, AR Board approved 04/18/2017
02/27/2017 SD Branch Relocation Centennial Bank, Conway, AR 4801 South University Drive, Suite 1, Davie, FL Prel Apvl 03/15/2017
02/16/2017 Branch Diamond Bank, Murfreesboro, AR 4820 Texas Boulevard, Texarkana, TX Approved 03/06/2017
01/19/2017 Change in Control MHBC Investment Partnership I, LLP, England, AR Canada Bancshares, Inc., England, AR Prel Apvl 02/17/2017
01/19/2017 Change in Control Canada Bancshares, Inc., England, AR Bank of England, England, AR Prel Apvl 02/17/2017
01/18/2017 Branch First Security Bank, Searcy, AR 2504 W. Main St., Suites G&L, Russellville, AR Approved 02/03/2017
01/17/2017 Branch Piggott State Bank, Piggott, AR 400 N. Main St., Rector, AR Approved 02/02/2017
01/03/2017 Branch Diamond Bank, Murfreesboro, AR 1710 South Constitution Ave., Ashdown, AR Approved 01/20/2017

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The State Bank Department was created by Act 113 of 1913. The Department is charged with regulating commercial banks with main offices in Arkansas. These 79 banks hold assets of over $100 billion as of December 31, 2018. The Department also is charged with supervising the bank holding companies of Arkansas state-chartered banks; state-chartered trust companies; regional and county industrial development corporations; industrial loan institutions; and capital development companies. The Department operates to ensure the safety and soundness of, and public confidence in, these institutions and organizations.


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