SOURCE: CNB Financial Corporation

CNB Financial

June 24, 2016 10:59 ET

CNB Financial Corporation Announces Receipt of Final Regulatory Approvals in Connection With Acquisition of Lake National Bank

CLEARFIELD, PA--(Marketwired - June 24, 2016) - CNB Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: CCNE), the parent company of CNB Bank, today announced that all required regulatory approvals for its acquisition of Lake National Bank have been received. In addition, the stockholders of Lake National Bank approved the merger at a special meeting held on May 6, 2016. Subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions, the transaction is expected to be completed on or about July 15, 2016.

About CNB Financial Corporation

CNB Financial Corporation is a $2.3 billion bank holding company conducting business primarily through CNB Bank, the Corporation's principal subsidiary. CNB Bank operations include a private banking division, three loan production offices, and twenty-nine full-service offices in Pennsylvania, including ERIEBANK, a division of CNB Bank. FCBank, a division of CNB Bank, operates nine full-service offices in central Ohio. More information about CNB and CNB Bank may be found on the internet at www.cnbbank.bank.

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release includes forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, with respect to the completion of the acquisition of LNB. These forward-looking statements are intended to be covered by the safe harbor for "forward-looking statements" provided by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements are those that are not historical facts. Forward-looking statements include statements with respect to beliefs, plans, objectives, goals, expectations, anticipations, estimates and intentions that are subject to significant risks and uncertainties and are subject to change based on various factors (some of which are beyond CNB's control). Forward-looking statements often include the words "believes," "expects," "anticipates," "estimates," "forecasts," "intends," "plans," "targets," "potentially," "probably," "projects," "outlook" or similar expressions or future conditional verbs such as "may," "will," "should," "would" and "could." CNB's actual results may differ materially from those contemplated by the forward-looking statements, which are neither statements of historical fact nor guarantees or assurances of future performance. For more information about factors that could cause actual results to differ from those discussed in the forward-looking statements, please refer to the "Risk Factors" and "Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations" sections of and forward-looking statement disclaimers in CNB's annual and quarterly reports.

The forward-looking statements are based upon management's beliefs and assumptions and are made as of the date of this press release. CNB undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements included in this press release or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those contained in such statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except to the extent required by law. In light of these risks, uncertainties and assumptions, the forward-looking events discussed in this press release might not occur and you should not put undue reliance on any forward-looking statements.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Brian W. Wingard
    Treasurer
    (814) 765-9621