SANTA ROSA, Calif., Dec. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Luther Burbank Corporation ("the Company"), announced today the pricing of the initial public offering of 12,150,000 shares of its common stock, at a public offering price of $10.75 per share, which is expected to result in aggregate gross proceeds of approximately $130.6 million. The net proceeds to the Company, after deducting the underwriting discount and estimated offering expenses, are expected to be approximately $120.1 million.
The underwriters have a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,822,500 shares of common stock, at the initial offering price. If the underwriters' option is exercised in full, it would result in additional gross proceeds of approximately $19.6 million, or net proceeds of approximately $18.3 million after deducting the underwriting discount and estimated offering expenses.
The shares are expected to begin trading on Friday, December 8, 2017 on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol "LBC."
Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc. and Sandler O'Neill + Partners, L.P. are acting as joint bookrunners for the offering. Piper Jaffray & Co. is acting as a lead manager and D.A. Davidson & Co. is acting as a co-manager.
A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with, and declared effective by, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (File No. 333-221455). The offering has been made solely by means of the written prospectus forming a part of the effective registration statement. Copies of the final prospectus (when available) may be obtained from Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc., A Stifel Company, 787 Seventh Avenue, Fourth Floor, New York, NY 10019, Attention: Equity Capital Markets, or by calling (800) 966-1559; or from Sandler O'Neill + Partners, L.P., 1251 Avenue of the Americas, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10020, Attention: Syndicate, or by calling (866) 805-4128.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
About Luther Burbank Corporation Luther Burbank Corporation is a bank holding company headquartered in Santa Rosa, California, which operates primarily through its wholly owned subsidiary, Luther Burbank Savings, a California-chartered bank. Luther Burbank Savings currently operates in California, Oregon and Washington, from nine branches in California and nine lending offices located throughout the market area. Luther Burbank Savings has developed specialized expertise in multifamily residential lending and in jumbo, nonconforming single family residential lending.
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