LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Republic Bank is undergoing an exciting expansion in the Nashville area. A new Republic Bank location opened today in the Cool Springs area at 113 Seaboard Lane, Franklin. In addition, Republic will be opening its second Tennessee location on September 30th in the Green Hills area at 2034 Richard Jones Road, Nashville. The Mallory Station Road banking center in Franklin closed on Friday, September 20th.
Republic Bank originally expanded into Tennessee in January of 2012 with its acquisition of Tennessee Commerce Bank in Franklin from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. With these two openings, Republic will have 45 banking centers across six states including Kentucky, Indiana, Ohio, Florida, Minnesota and Tennessee.
“We are delighted to be expanding our service in the Nashville area with the opening of our second location,” said Republic Bank Chairman and CEO, Steve Trager. “The new banking centers are part of our commitment to our clients and we look forward to growing in the community.”
“We are very excited about our banking center openings,” said John Bennett, Market President for Tennessee. “We see the opening of our new banking centers as a means of extending friendly, local banking to Nashville and the surrounding area.”
Republic Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: RBCAA), headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, is the holding company for Republic Bank & Trust Company (“RB&T”) and Republic Bank (“RB”). Republic Bancorp, Inc. (Republic) has 45 banking centers and is the parent company of Republic Bank & Trust Company and Republic Bank. Republic Bank & Trust Company has 34 banking centers in 12 Kentucky communities - Covington, Crestwood, Elizabethtown, Florence, Frankfort, Georgetown, Independence, Lexington, Louisville, Owensboro, Shelbyville and Shepherdsville, three banking centers in southern Indiana – Floyds Knobs, Jeffersonville and New Albany, two banking center in Franklin (Nashville), Tennessee, and one banking center in Bloomington (Minneapolis), Minnesota. Republic Bank has banking centers in Hudson, Palm Harbor, Port Richey and Temple Terrace, Florida as well as Blue Ash (Cincinnati), Ohio. Republic offers internet banking at www.republicbank.com. Republic has $3.3 billion in assets and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky. Republic’s Class A Common Stock is listed under the symbol “RBCAA” on the NASDAQ Global Select Market.