TEMPLE TERRACE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Republic Bank announced today that it has opened a new free-standing banking center in Temple Terrace at 6906 E. Fowler Avenue, replacing the previous location at 11502 North 56th Street.
“We are thrilled to open this new Republic Bank location in Temple Terrace,” said Jim Kirkpatrick, Republic Bank’s Florida Market President. “Our strong team of local bankers are invested in the community and committed to taking care of our clients in this neighborhood. The opening of this new banking center is just one way we make banking ‘easier’ for our clients through the combination of both bank lobby service and extended drive-thru service hours offered by our Interactive Teller Machine.”
“Our new Temple Terrace location will enhance our successful community banking model in the Tampa region,” said Republic Bank Chairman and CEO Steve Trager. “We look forward to helping businesses and consumers achieve their financial goals and extending friendly, local lending.”
This banking center is the first Republic Bank location in Florida to feature an Interactive Teller Machine (“ITM”) in the drive-thru lanes. ITMs feature live customer service representatives available through real-time video, allowing for extended banking hours and greater convenience for bank clients. With ITMs, clients can make deposits easily without an envelope or deposit slip, cash checks for exact change, and make loan payments. Transactions are processed the same day, even after regular banking hours. The Republic Bank ITM offers convenient banking access from 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on weekdays and on Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
About Republic Bank
Republic Bancorp, Inc. (the “Company”) is the parent company of Republic Bank & Trust Company (the “Bank”). The Bank currently has 45 full-service banking centers and one loan production office throughout five states: 32 banking centers in 11 Kentucky communities - Covington, Crestview Hills, Elizabethtown, Florence, Frankfort, Georgetown, Lexington, Louisville, Owensboro, Shelbyville and Shepherdsville; three banking centers in southern Indiana – Floyds Knobs, Jeffersonville and New Albany; seven banking centers in six Florida communities (Tampa MSA) – Largo, Port Richey, St. Petersburg, Seminole,Tampa and Temple Terrace; two banking centers in Tennessee – Cool Springs (Franklin) and Green Hills (Nashville) and one loan production office in Brentwood (Nashville); and one banking center in Norwood (Cincinnati), Ohio. The Bank offers internet banking at www.republicbank.com. The Bank also offers separately branded, nation-wide digital banking at www.mymemorybank.com. The Company has $5.7 billion in assets and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky. The Company’s Class A Common Stock is listed under the symbol “RBCAA” on the NASDAQ Global Select Market.