skip to main navigation skip to secondary navigation skip to content
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
skip to content

Press Release

Federal Reserve Press Release

Release Date: May 13, 2011

For immediate release

The Federal Reserve Board on Friday announced its approval of the application of Hancock Holding Company, Gulfport, Mississippi, to acquire Whitney Holding Corporation, and indirectly acquire Whitney's wholly owned subsidiary bank, Whitney National Bank, both of New Orleans, Louisiana.

Attached is the Board's Order relating to this action together with a Concurring Statement by Governor Daniel K. Tarullo.

Attachment (187 KB PDF)

Last update: May 13, 2011