Great Lakes Bancorp 8-K 2007
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
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):
On November 28, 2007, Greater Buffalo Savings Bank placed brochures in its branches designed to promote the scope of services provided by First Niagara Bank. A sample of the brochure is included as an exhibit to this report.
As previously reported, on September 10, 2007 First Niagara Financial Group, Inc., the holding company for First Niagara Bank, and Great Lakes Bancorp, Inc., the holding company for Greater Buffalo Savings Bank, jointly announced that they had entered into a definitive Agreement and Plan of Merger under which Great Lakes will merge into First Niagara. It is expected that the acquisition will be completed in the first quarter of 2008.
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.