May 16 - First NBC Bank Holding Co. (Nasdaq: NBCB), the holding company for First NBC Bank, has announced the closing of its initial public offering of 4,166,667 shares of common stock. The common stock, listed on the Nasdaq Global Select Market, began trading on May 10, 2013, under the symbol "NBCB."
The underwriters have a 30-day option, which commenced May 9, 2013, to purchase up to an additional 625,000 shares from First NBC at the initial public offering price of $24 per share, less the underwriting discount to cover over-allotments, if any.
A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and was declared effective by the SEC on May 9, 2013. Sandler O'Neill & Partners L.P. and Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Inc. served as joint bookrunning managers, and Sterne, Agee & Leach Inc., FIG Partners LLC and Monroe Financial Partners Inc. served as co-managers for the offering. The offering is being made only by means of a prospectus. Copies of the prospectus may be obtained by contacting: Sandler O'Neill + Partners, L.P. at toll-free 866-805-4128 or by emailing syndicate(at)sandleroneill.com or Keefe, Bruyette & Woods at capitalmarketsequity(at)kbw.com.
About First NBC
First NBC Bank Holding Co. is a bank holding company, headquartered in New Orleans, which offers a broad range of financial services through its wholly owned subsidiary, First NBC Bank. The bank serves its customers from its main office in the Central Business District of New Orleans, 30 full-service branch offices located throughout its market and a loan production office in Gulfport, Miss. Established in 2006, First NBC had assets of approximately $2.8 billion as of March 31, 2013.