Stifel Financial to Acquire Business Bancshares

Stifel Financial agreed to acquire Business Bancshares and its wholly owned subsidiary, The Business Bank of St. Louis. Further terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

FVCBankcorp to Acquire Colombo Bank

FVCBankcorp agreed to acquire Colombo Bank in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $33.3 million.

Howard Bancorp Acquires First Mariner Bank

Howard Bancorp, the parent company of Howard Bank, completed its acquisition of First Mariner Bank for an aggregate merger consideration of $173.8 million.

BMO Financial to Acquire KGS-Alpha Capital Markets

BMO Financial acquired KGS-Alpha Capital Markets, a New York-based fixed income broker-dealer specializing in U.S. mortgage and asset-backed securities in the institutional investor market.

WesBanco to Acquire Farmers Capital Bank

WesBanco agreed to acquire Farmers Capital Bank, with both boards of directors unanimously approving the transaction. The merger is expected to qualify as a tax-free reorganization.

BancorpSouth to Acquire Icon Capital

BancorpSouth Bank agreed to acquire Houston-based Icon Capital and its wholly owned subsidiary, Icon Bank of Texas.

Peoples Acquires ASB Financial

Peoples Bancorp, parent company of Peoples Bank, completed its previously announced acquisition of ASB Financial and its subsidiary, American Savings Bank.

Alliance Capital Acquires Cardinal Business Financing

Alliance Capital acquired Cardinal Business Financing, a Southbury, CT-based vendor finance company focused on the healthcare, hospitality and golf industries.

Heritage Commerce Merges with Tri-Valley Bank

Heritage Commerce, along with its wholly-owned subsidiary Heritage Bank of Commerce, completed its previously announced merger with Tri-Valley Bank.

Triumph to Acquire First Bancorp of Durango, S. Colorado, Interstate

Triumph Bancorp agreed to acquire First Bancorp of Durango and Southern Colorado. The company also entered into an asset purchase agreement to acquire the transportation factoring assets of Interstate Capital.