As of December 31, 2017, First Busey Corporation (NASDAQ: BUSE) was a $7.9 billion financial holding company headquartered in Champaign, Illinois. Busey Bank, a wholly-owned bank subsidiary, is headquartered in Champaign, Illinois and has thirty-seven banking centers serving Illinois, thirteen banking centers in the St. Louis, Missouri metropolitan area, five banking centers serving southwest Florida and a banking center in Indianapolis, Indiana. Trevett Capital Partners, a wealth management division of Busey Bank, provides asset management, investment and fiduciary services to high net worth clients in southwest Florida. The wealth management professionals of Trevett Capital Partners can be reached through trevettcapitalpartners.com. Busey Bank had total assets of $7.1 billion as of December 31, 2017.
South Side Trust & Savings Bank of Peoria, First Busey Corporation’s wholly-owned bank subsidiary, is headquartered in Peoria, Illinois and has thirteen additional locations in the greater Peoria area and had total assets of $712.3 million as of December 31, 2017.
In addition, Busey Bank owns a retail payment processing subsidiary, FirsTech, Inc., which processes approximately 28 million transactions per year using online bill payment, lockbox processing and walk-in payments at its 4,000 agent locations in 43 states. More information about FirsTech, Inc. can be found at
Busey Wealth Management is a wholly-owned subsidiary of First Busey Corporation. Through Busey Trust Company, Busey Wealth Management provides asset management, investment and fiduciary services to individuals, businesses and foundations. As of December 31, 2017, Busey Wealth Management’s assets under care were approximately $6.0 billion.
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Safe Harbor Statement Under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995
This release contains certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Act of 1934 as amended. These include statements as to the benefits of the merger, including future financial and operating results, cost savings, enhanced revenues and the accretion/dilution to reported earnings that may be realized from the merger as well as other statements of expectations regarding the merger and any other statements regarding future results or expectations. First Busey Corporation intends such forward-looking statements to be covered by the safe harbor provisions for forward-looking statements contained in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and is including this statement for purposes of these safe harbor provisions. Forward-looking statements, which are based on certain assumptions and describe future plans, strategies, and expectations of First Busey Corporation, are generally identified by the use of words such as "believe," "expect," "intend," "anticipate," "estimate," "project," or similar expressions. First Busey Corporation's ability to predict results, or the actual effect of future plans or strategies, is inherently uncertain. Factors which could have a material adverse effect on the operations and future prospects of First Busey Corporation and its subsidiaries include, but are not limited to: the risk that the businesses of First Busey Corporation and the former Main Street will not be integrated successfully or such integration may be more difficult, time-consuming or costly than expected; expected revenue synergies and cost savings from the merger may not be fully realized or realized within the expected time frame; revenues following the merger may be lower than expected; customer and employee relationships and business operations may be disrupted by the merger; changes in interest rates, general economic conditions, legislative/regulatory changes, monetary and fiscal policies of the U.S. government, including policies of the U.S. Treasury and the Federal Reserve Board; the quality and composition of the loan or securities portfolios; demand for loan products; deposit flows; competition; demand for financial services in the companies' respective market areas; their implementation of new technologies; their ability to develop and maintain secure and reliable electronic systems; and accounting principles, policies, and guidelines. These risks and uncertainties should be considered in evaluating forward-looking statements and undue reliance should not be placed on such statements.
|1/30/2018||First Busey Announces 2017 Fourth Quarter Earnings|
|11/06/2017||First Busey Finalizes Merger of First Community Financial Bank|
|10/24/2017||First Busey Announces 2017 Third Quarter Earnings|
|10/02/2017||First Busey Corporation Finalizes Acquisition of Mid Illinois Bancorp, Inc. and South Side Trust & Savings Bank of Peoria|
|9/21/2017||First Busey Corporation and Mid Illinois Bancorp Announce Election Deadline|
|7/25/2017||First Busey Announces 2017 Second Quarter Earnings|
|7/03/2017||First Busey Corporation Finalizes Acquisition of First Community Financial Partners, Inc. and First Community Financial Bank|
|4/25/2017||First Busey Announces 2017 First Quarter Earnings|
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