Ameris Bancorp, the parent company of Ameris Bank, hired six new banking professionals to support its expanding market presence, including the additions of Brian Parks and Remer Brinson as regional presidents and Greg Clark as a market president.
Ameris Bancorp, the parent company of Ameris Bank, and Fidelity Southern, the parent company of Fidelity Bank, signed a definitive merger agreement in which Fidelity will merge with and into Ameris in an all-stock transaction valued at approximately $750.7 million.
Ameris Bancorp completed the acquisition of Atlantic Coast Financial and its banking subsidiary, Atlantic Coast Bank. The latter was merged with and into Ameris Bank, with Ameris as the surviving entity.
The stockholders of Atlantic Coast Financial approved the merger of the company with and into Ameris Bancorp, pursuant to its previously announced agreement and plan of merger.
Ameris Bancorp, the parent company of Ameris Bank, signed a definitive merger agreement to acquire Hamilton State Bancshares, the parent company of Hamilton State Bank.