| 2017-10-19 18:20:08|
VBTX 18:20 10/19 10/19/17
Veritex receives regulatory approval for Liberty Bancshares merger
Veritex Holdings, the parent holding company of Veritex Community Bank, today announced that the board of governors of the Federal Reserve System approved the company's regulatory application to merge with Liberty Bancshares. Veritex's chairman and CEO Malcolm Holland stated, "I'm pleased to announce that we received the final regulatory approval required to complete our merger with Liberty Bancshares. Thanks to the hard work of both Liberty and Veritex teams, we are working to close this acquisition on or around December 1, 2017. I'm looking forward to welcoming Liberty's clients, shareholders, and employees as they join the Veritex family."