September 03, 2015

Federal Reserve Board announces approval of application by Banner Corporation and Elements Merger Sub LLC

For release at 3:30 p.m. EDT

The Federal Reserve Board on Thursday announced its approval of the application under section 3 of the Bank Holding Company Act by Banner Corporation and Elements Merger Sub, LLC, both of Walla Walla, Washington, to acquire Starbuck Bancshares, Inc., Seattle, and thereby indirectly acquire its subsidiary, AmericanWest Bank, Spokane, both of Washington.

Attached is the Board's order relating to this action.

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Last Update: September 03, 2015