SOUTH STATE Corp 8-K 2015
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): August 21, 2015
South State Corporation
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
Registrants Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (800) 277-2175
Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On August 21-23, 2015, South State Bank, a wholly-owned subsidiary of South State Corporation (the Company), completed the previously announced acquisition of twelve South Carolina bank branch locations and one Georgia branch location from Bank of America, National Association. The branches are located in Florence, Greenwood, Orangeburg, Sumter, Newberry, Batesburg-Leesville, Abbeville and Hartsville, South Carolina, as well as Hartwell, Georgia. All opened as South State Bank branches on Monday, August 24, 2015.
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.
Dated: August 25, 2015