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Arvest to buy 29 branches in 4 states

Posted: December 14, 2012 at 1:56 a.m.

Fayetteville-based Arvest Bank will acquire 29 bank branches in Arkansas, Oklahoma, Missouri and Kansas from Bank of America Corp., along with most of the associated deposit accounts and loans, it said in a news release Thursday.

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Business, Pages 25 on 12/14/2012

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I won't move my BOA account to Arvest. Arvest Bank is no friend of protecting Oklahoma's scenic rivers. I remember an Arvest Bank officials (Rogers I think) formally opposed Oklahoma's successful effort to adopt a phosphorus limit for the Illinois River watershed. Arvest Bank is too close to the polluting poultry industry.

Ed Brocksmith
Tahlequah

Posted by: Riverok

December 15, 2012 at 8:55 a.m. ( | suggest removal )