On December 23, 2013 MBT Financial Corp. (Nasdaq:MBTF) (“MBTF” or the “Company”) announced that it had entered into securities purchase agreements to sell $14.0 million of common stock (the “Private Placement”) through the issuance of 3,294,118 shares, at a price of $4.25 per share, to two institutional investors. Castle Creek Capital Partners IV, LP ("Castle Creek") and Patriot Financial Partners II, L.P. (together with Patriot Financial Partners Parallel II, L.P., "Patriot"), each agreed to invest $7.0 million in the Company in exchange for 1,647,059 newly issued shares of the Company's common stock in a private placement transaction, under separate securities purchase agreements. At December 23, 2013, prior to the announcement of the Private Placement, MBTF’s stock closed at a price of $3.80 per share and the trailing 20-day average closing price was $3.84 per share.
The Company received $7.0 million through the issuance and sale of 1,647,059 shares of common stock to Patriot and $4.25 million through the issuance and sale of 1,000,000 shares of common stock to Castle Creek on December 23, 2013. Upon receipt of certain regulatory approvals, the Company received an additional $2.75 million from Castle Creek through the issuance and sale of an additional 647,059 shares on March 3, 2014, completing the $14.0 million private placement.
On May 5, 2014 the Company announced that it had completed its rights offering of common stock to shareholders of record as of March 7, 2014. The rights offering was for 1,411,765 shares at $4.25 per share, or $6.0 million in the aggregate. Shareholders were entitled to subscribe for .0664 shares for each share held by them on March 7, 2014. In addition each shareholder was entitled to an oversubscription privilege up to a limit of 3 times their basic subscription right. The expiration date for submission of subscriptions in the offering was April 25, 2014. The offering closed on May 2, 2014 and was oversubscribed by 9.7%.
MBT FINANCIAL CORP.
MBT Financial Corp., a bank holding company headquartered in Monroe, Michigan, is the parent company of Monroe Bank & Trust ("MBT"). Founded in 1858, MBT is one of the largest independently owned community banks in Southeast Michigan. With over $1 billion in assets, MBT is a full-service bank, offering a complete range of business and personal accounts, credit and mortgage options, investment and retirement services and award-winning financial literacy outreach. MBT's Wealth Management Group ("WMG") is one of the largest and most respected in Michigan. The WMG has been listed as a Top Money Management firm for assets under management by Crain's Detroit Business. With 24 offices, 46 ATMs, convenient mobile and online banking, a robust online and social media presence and a comprehensive array of products and services, MBT prides itself in offering an incomparable banking experience.