Equity Bancshares Inc., a Wichita-based holding company for Equity Bank, has successfully concluded its merger with KansasLand Bancshares Inc., the parent company of KansasLand Bank. Announced in April, the merger’s completion marks the opening of KansasLand locations as Equity Bank on July 2. This acquisition bolsters Equity’s presence in Quinter, KS and allows entry into the Americus, KS market. Equity Bancshares, with the merger, now boasts approximately $5.3 billion in proforma consolidated assets and operates 74 branches across Kansas, Missouri, Arkansas, and Oklahoma. The consolidation of core and digital banking systems is scheduled for late in the third quarter. The Kansas division of Equity Bank now includes 37 locations.

Financial Services, Banking,United States, Kansas