Britton & Koontz Capital Corporation Shareholders Approve Merger With Home Bancorp, Inc.

Jan 10, 2014, 17:04 ET from Britton & Koontz Capital Corporation

NATCHEZ, Miss., Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Board of Directors of Britton & Koontz Capital Corporation (OTCQB: BKBK, "B&K Capital" or "the Company"), the parent company of Britton & Koontz Bank, N.A., announced that the shareholders of the Company today approved the merger of the Company with and into Home Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq: HBCP). 

W. Page Ogden, President & CEO of B&K Capital said, "We are pleased that our shareholders have overwhelmingly approved the merger and look forward to serving our communities with the combined resources of Home Bank and Britton & Koontz Bank."

Britton & Koontz Capital Corporation, headquartered in Natchez, Mississippi, is the parent company of Britton & Koontz Bank, N.A., which operates three full service offices in Natchez, two in Vicksburg, Mississippi, and three in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and a loan production office in Central, Louisiana.

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