FIRST CITIZENS BANK HISTORY

  • Bank Name:First Citizens Bank
  • Bank Class:Federal Reserve Non-member Bank
  • Member FDIC:Certificate #11063
  • Locations:511 Branches in 19 states

First Citizens Bank was founded on January 1, 1898 and has been serving the financial needs of their customers for over 121 years.

First Citizens Bank currently operates with 511 branches located in 19 states as a subsidiary of First Citizens Bancshares, Inc.. Check below for important events in banks history.

IMPORTANT EVENTS IN BANKS HISTORY

Below is a list of some important events in the history of First Citizens Bank, including mergers and acquisitions. This data was last revised on 5th of January, 2019.

DATEEVENT

Jan 01, 1898Institution established: Original name: First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company

Jan 29, 1971Acquired The Haynes Bank (5945) in Cliffside, Nc

May 01, 1974Moved bank headquarters from Smithfield, NC to Raleigh, NC

Sep 30, 1974Acquired The Bank of Commerce (16178) in Charlotte, NC

Sep 30, 1974Acquired The Bank of Coleridge (372) in Ramseur, NC

Nov 01, 1979Acquired Bank of Conway (12264) in Conway, Nc

Dec 15, 1981Acquired Commercial & Savings Bank (14362) in Boonville, NC

Dec 15, 1981Acquired Commercial & Farmers Bank (2020) in Rural Hall, NC

Jun 29, 1983Acquired Peoples Bank of North Carolina (19773) in Madison, NC

Mar 28, 1985Acquired Farmers Bank (8630) in Pilot Mountain, NC

Mar 28, 1985Acquired First State Bank (376) in Winterville, NC

Jul 11, 1985Acquired Farmers Bank of Sunbury (373) in Sunbury, NC

Sep 21, 1990Acquired Heritage Federal Savings and Loan Association (30613) in Monroe, NC

Sep 21, 1990Acquired North Carolina Savings and Loan Association, F.a. (32936) in Charlotte, NC

Jan 01, 1991Acquired Mutual Savings and Loan Association, Inc. (30078) in Charlotte, NC

Jul 01, 1991Acquired First Federal Savings Bank (29165) in Hendersonville, NC

Jun 19, 1993Acquired Caldwell Savings Bank, Inc., S.s.b. (32350) in Lenoir, NC

Aug 27, 1993Acquired Surety Federal Savings and Loan Association, F.a. (33459) in Morganton, NC as part of a government assisted transaction.

Sep 24, 1993Acquired Pioneer Savings Bank, Inc. (27835) in Rocky Mount, NC

Mar 25, 1994Acquired The Bank of Bladenboro (12962) in Bladenboro, NC

Aug 05, 1994Acquired Edgecomb Homestead Savings Bank, Inc., Ssb (28499) in Tarboro, NC

Dec 09, 1994Acquired First Republic Savings Bank Fsb (30498) in Roanoke Rapids, NC

Feb 24, 1995Acquired First Investors Savings Bank, Inc., Ssb (32359) in Whiteville, NC

Mar 03, 1995Acquired State Bank (26913) in Fayetteville, NC

Jan 01, 1996Acquired First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company (20019) in Lawrenceville, VA

Feb 14, 1996Acquired Peoples Savings Bank, Inc., Ssb (28817) in Wilmington, NC

Feb 14, 1996Acquired Summit Savings Bank, Inc., Ssb (32358) in Sanford, NC

Sep 27, 1997Acquired First Savings Bank of Rockingham County, Ssb (28030) in Reidsville, NC

Oct 16, 1998Acquired First Citizens Bank & Trust Company (10003) in White Sulphur Springs, WV

Oct 20, 2003Acquired Avery County Bank (13191) in Newland, NC

Jun 15, 2006Acquired First-Citizens Bank, National Association (34453) in Roanoke, VA

Jul 17, 2009Acquired Temecula Valley Bank (34341) in Temecula, CA as part of a government assisted transaction.

Sep 11, 2009Acquired Venture Bank (22868) in Lacey, WA as part of a government assisted transaction.

Jan 29, 2010Acquired First Regional Bank (23011) in Los Angeles, CA as part of a government assisted transaction.

Mar 05, 2010Acquired Sun American Bank (27126) in Boca Raton, FL as part of a government assisted transaction.

Jan 07, 2011Acquired IronStone Bank (34340) in Fort Myers, FL

Jan 21, 2011Acquired United Western Bank (31293) in Denver, CO as part of a government assisted transaction.

Jul 08, 2011Acquired Colorado Capital Bank (34522) in Castle Rock, CO as part of a government assisted transaction.

Jan 01, 2014Acquired Mountain 1st Bank & Trust Company (57763) in Hendersonville, NC

Jan 01, 2015Acquired First Citizens Bank and Trust Company, Inc. (15504) in Columbia, SC

Feb 13, 2015Acquired Capitol City Bank & Trust Company (33938) in Atlanta, GA as part of a government assisted transaction.

Mar 11, 2016Acquired North Milwaukee State Bank (20364) in Milwaukee, WI as part of a government assisted transaction.

May 06, 2016Acquired First CornerStone Bank (35312) in King Of Prussia, PA as part of a government assisted transaction.

Sep 01, 2016Acquired Bank of Virginia (57627) in Midlothian, VA

Jan 13, 2017Acquired Harvest Community Bank (34951) in Pennsville, NJ as part of a government assisted transaction.

May 05, 2017Acquired Guaranty Bank (30003) in Milwaukee, WI as part of a government assisted transaction.

Apr 30, 2018Acquired HomeBanc (58194) in Tampa, FL

Oct 02, 2018Acquired Securant Bank & Trust (12515) in Menomonee Falls, WI

Nov 01, 2018Acquired Palmetto Heritage Bank & Trust (57880) in Pawleys Island, SC

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POPULAR BRANCHES
8200 West Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee, WI 53223
876 So Main St, West Bend, WI 53095
11063 Anderson Road, Piedmont, SC 29673
3200 Randleman Road, Greensboro, NC 27406
2 Northridge Drive, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
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