Items Tagged with 'Arvest Bank Group'


  • Arvest Bank to acquire Bear State Bank in $391 million deal

    Deal brings together banks with branches in Southeast and Southwest
    In a deal that will combine two Arkansas-based community banks, Bear State Financial, the parent company of Bear State Bank, and Arvest Bank announced Tuesday that Arvest will be acquiring Bear State in an all-cash deal valued at approximately $391 million.
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  • Arvest Subsidiary Gets Servicer Ratings Boost

    Late Friday, Fitch said it had upgraded the servicer rating for Central Mortgage Company, a loan servicing subsidiary of Arvest Bank Group. Prime servicer ratings were bumped to 'RPS2-' and Fitch also assigned an 'RPS3' to the company's new Alt-A servicing line. A couple items really stuck out at me in the press release, however: As part of the upgrade, Fitch noted the company has developed an attorney scorecard for default management
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