Capitol Bancorp 8-K 2009
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 23, 2009
CAPITOL BANCORP LTD.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Capitol Bancorp Center
200 Washington Square North, Lansing, Michigan 48933
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On April 23, 2009, Capitol Bancorp Ltd. announced the retention of Keefe, Bruyette & Woods as a financial advisor to the Corporation for the evaluation of current affiliate divestiture opportunities. The announcement is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Item 7.01.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1 Press Release of Capitol Bancorp Limited dated April 23, 2009.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
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