WESTON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Florida Community Bank N.A. (“FCB”) announces it has become the second largest independent bank in Florida. Founded seven years ago with the goal to create a premier Florida-based, Florida-focused regional banking franchise, FCB is one of the fastest-growing banks in Florida, and is now the state’s second largest independent bank. A primary reason for FCB’s market leading growth is our unique commitment to exclusively serving Florida and Floridians. This approach has led to over $5 billion of organic new loan fundings since 2014 as FCB continues to partner with our local communities to facilitate a sustainable dynamic for development and growth.
“Honoring our commitment to the communities we serve, we have become a high growth organic engine operating a unified brand and integrated platform throughout our footprint.” said Kent S. Ellert, President and Chief Executive Officer, Florida Community Bank. “I feel extraordinarily privileged to work for this great company and with such talented and committed people. Our employees are the face of our Company and are the foundation of our strength in serving our growing client base with exceptional dedication and care.”
About FCB Financial Holdings, Inc.
FCB Financial Holdings, Inc., parent company of Florida Community Bank, N.A., (NYSE: FCB) is the second largest Florida-based independent bank, and among the most highly capitalized banks in the state. Awarded a five-star rating from Bauer Financial™, FCB assets are more than $9.5 billion, with capital ratios that exceed regulatory standards. Since its founding in 2010, FCB has been steadfast in its commitment to delivering personalized service, innovation, and products and services equal to those offered by the national banks. Similarly, FCB recognizes the importance of community, fostering a corporate culture that promotes employee volunteerism at all levels, while supporting community-based programs and partnerships that help promote greater financial independence and improved quality of life for families. FCB serves individuals, businesses and communities across the state with 46 full-service banking centers from east to west, and from Daytona Beach to Miami-Dade. For more information, visit FloridaCommunityBank.com. Equal Housing Lender, Member FDIC.