Renasant Stacks $6B In Assets With First M&F Merger

Law360, New York (September 3, 2013, 2:53 PM EDT) -- Mississippi-based financial institution Renasant Corp. has completed a merger with bank holding company First M&F Corp., placing the combined company's value at $5.8 billion in total assets, Renasant announced Tuesday.

The merger, which closed Sunday, adds $1.6 billion in assets, $1.4 billion in deposits and 42 banking and insurance locations to Tupelo, Miss.-based Renasant's banking franchises for a combined total of 130 banking, mortgage, financial services and insurance offices located throughout Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi and Tennessee.

Renasant Chairman and CEO E. Robinson McGraw said the deal...
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