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Monday, March 24, 2014

Simmons First National buys Delta Trust

Posted By on Mon, Mar 24, 2014 at 4:27 PM

A long-rumored deal has been firmed up: Simmons First National Corporation of Pine Bluff has bought Delta Trust and Banking of Little Rock. Sterne Agee, which acted as financial adviser to Simmons, sent this announcement:


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The sale presumably should free up Delta Trust CEO French HIll for full-time pursuit of the Republican nomination for 2nd District Congress.

More on the deal from Arkansas Business.

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