Items Tagged with 'Firstbank'


Mercantile Bank and Firstbank shareholders approve merger

December 17, 2013
Mercantile Bank Corporation and Firstbank Corporation have announced that their respective shareholders have voted overwhelmingly in favor of the proposed merger of the two banks. Read More

Mercantile merger delayed

Union with Firstbank Corp. will not occur until at least late January.

December 6, 2013
Mercantile Bank Corp. in Grand Rapids has advised the Securities and Exchange Commission via a Form 8-K in late November that its proposed merger with Firstbank Corp. “will not be completed on January 1, 2014, as previously disclosed." Read More

Mercantile Bank merges with Firstbank

August 15, 2013
Grand Rapids-based Mercantile Bank Corporation and Alma-based Firstbank Corporation jointly announced today the signing of a merger agreement, which they say will create one of the largest banking institutions headquartered in Michigan. Read More