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Ameris Bancorp buys Jacksonville Bancorp

Ameris Bancorp acquires Jacksonville Bancorp

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Ameris Bancorp, the parent company of Ameris Bank will acquire Jacksonville Bancorp, Inc. The deal will give the company approximately $5.7 billion in assets and 101 banking locations in four states, 8 in Jacksonville. The acquisition will make Ameris the largest community bank "by deposit market share" in Jacksonville.


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