Lee Named President and CEO of Heartland Financial USA

Heartland Financial USA’s board of directors named Fifth Third Bank’s Bruce Lee CEO.

Heartland Financial Completes First Bank Lubbock Acquisition

Heartland Financial USA completed the purchase of Lubbock, TX-based First Bank Lubbock Bancshares and its wholly owned subsidiary, FirstBank & Trust.

Heartland Completes Acquisition of Signature

Heartland Financial completed its acquisition of Minnetonka, MN-based Signature Bancshares, with the latter’s wholly owned subsidiary Signature Bank merging immediately into Heartland’s subsidiary Minnesota Bank & Trust.

Heartland Financial to Acquire First Bank Lubbock Bancshares

Heartland Financial agreed to acquire First Bank Lubbock Bancshares and its wholly-owned subsidiary, FirstBank & Trust. Both boards of directors unanimously approved the merger.