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    Bank TimeLine

    1977
    • The Beginning: acquisition of an 80+ year old Shelby County, Kentucky bank, renamed Republic Bank of Shelby County - Shelbyville
    1982
    • Republic Bank & Trust Company founded
    • (Bardstown Road - Louisville)
    1983
    • Acquisition of Republic Savings Bank - Benton
    1984
    • New banking center established in Frankfort (100 Highway 676)
    1985
    • Acquisition of another bank with branches in Paducah and Murray
    • Acquisition of another bank's branch in Elizabethtown
    • New banking center established in Lexington (651 Perimeter Drive)
    1987
    • Construction of Republic Corporate Center, including a banking center, completed in downtown Louisville
    1988
    • Acquisition of another bank in Mayfield
    • Third Louisville banking center opens (Hurstbourne Parkway)
    1990
    • New banking centers established in Bowling Green and Owensboro
    • Fourth Louisville banking center opens (Brownsboro Road)
    1992
    • Completion of new expanded Owensboro banking center
    1993
    • Loan office opens in downtown Lexington
    • Construction of Republic Bank Place, including a banking center, completed on Louisville's Hurstbourne Parkway
    1994
    • Second full service Lexington banking center opens (Harrodsburg Road)
    • All Republic banks combined November 4, 1994 as Republic Bank & Trust Company
    1995
    • Downtown Lexington office converted to full service banking center
    1996
    • Five new banking centers open (Louisville - Outer Loop, Baptist East, Dixie Highway, Paducah - Lone Oak, Frankfort - Versailles Road)
    1997
    • Moved downtown Lexington banking center to Chevy Chase neighborhood.
    • Sale of Murray, Paducah, Lone Oak & Benton banking centers and credit card portfolio.
    • Opening of a temporary banking center at Hwy. 22 and Gene Snyder Fwy. (Louisville)
    1998
    • Sale of Mayfield banking center
    • Republic Bancorp, Inc., holding company, completes IPO of 2.14 million shares of Class A common stock.
    • Opened 4th banking center in Lexington - Andover
    • Moved Elizabethtown banking center to Ring Road
    • Opened 9th banking center in Louisville - Lexington Road (St. Matthews)
    • Acquired Refunds Now, a tax refund loan and check provider. Name later changed to Tax Refund Solutions
    1999
    • Opened 10th banking center in Louisville - Bardstown Road (Fern Creek)
    • Construction of Republic Bank Building in Springhurst completed (Hwy. 22 and Gene Snyder)
    • Launched Internet Banking at www.republicbank.com
    • Opened Loan Production Office (LPO) in southern Indiana (Clarksville)
    2000
    • Opened 11th banking center in Louisville area - US Hwy 42 (Prospect)
    2001
    • Started new bank Republic Bank & Trust Company of Indiana at Clarksville LPO
    2002
    • Opened Republic Bank & Trust Company of Indiana's second banking center in New Albany, IN (3001-5 Charlestown Crossing Way off of Charlestown Rd.)
    • Opened 12th banking center in Louisville - Blankenbaker (corner of Blankenbaker Pkwy and Shelbyville Rd, Douglas Hills)
    • Opened 13th banking center in Louisville - West Broadway (corner of 21st and West Broadway)
    2003
    • Opened 14th banking center in Louisville - Hikes Point (corner of Taylorsville Road and Breckenridge Lane)
    • Opened 15th banking center in Louisville - Jewish Hospital (224 East Muhammad Ali Blvd.)
    • Opened 16th banking center in Louisville - Jeffersontown (3811 Ruckriegel Parkway)
    • Opened 17th banking center in Louisville - New Cut (5125 New Cut Road)
    • Opened 18th banking center in Louisville - Poplar Level (1420 Poplar Level Road)
    • Opened 5th banking center in Lexington - Tates Creek (3608 Walden Drive)
    2004
    • Opened 19th banking center in Louisville - Fern Valley (3605 Fern Valley Road)
    • Opened 1st banking center in Georgetown (430 Connector Road, off of Cherry Blossom Way)
    • Opened banking center in Jeffersonville, Indiana (3141 Highway 62) and consolidated Clarksville banking center to this location.
    • Opened the first Republic Finance Office in Louisville - Fern Creek (Cedar Springs - 6844 Bardstown Rd.)
    2005
    • Opened the second Republic Finance Office in Louisville - Jeffersontown (Stony Brook - 9128 Taylorsville Rd.)
    • Opened 2nd banking center in Owensboro - Owensboro 54 (3332 Villa Point Drive in Woodlands Plaza off of Hwy 54 and Fairview Drive)
    2006
    • Opened Republic Bank LPO Ft. Wright, Kentucky
    • Moved Louisville - Outer Loop to new location at 4808 Outer Loop
    • Converted Republic Bank LPO in Ft. Wright into a full service banking center
    • Acquired GulfStream Community Bank of Florida, with banking centers in Port Richey and New Port Richey, bringing Republic's total number of banking centers to 37.
    • Opened Republic Bank & Trust Company LPO in Wesley Chapel, Florida
    • Republic Bank & Trust Company and Republic Bank & Trust Company of Indiana merged into Republic Bank & Trust Company, a Kentucky chartered bank.
    • Changed the name of GulfStream Community Bank to Republic Bank, a federal savings bank
    2007
    • Opened 1st banking center in Covington, Kentucky (535 Madison Avenue)
    • Opened 3rd banking center in Indiana - Floyds Knobs (4571 Duffy Road)
    • Opened 1st banking center in Shepherdsville, Kentucky (438 Highway 44 East)
    • Opened 3rd banking center in Florida - Palm Harbor (34650 U.S. Highway 19)
    2008
    • Opened 1st banking center in Crestwood, Kentucky (6401 Claymont Crossing)
    • Opened 4th banking center in Florida - Temple Terrace (11502 North 56th St.)
    • Opened 1st banking center in Florence, Kentucky (8513 US Highway 42)
    • Opened 1st banking center in Independence, Kentucky (2051 Centennial Boulevard)
    • Opened 1st banking center in Ohio - Blue Ash (9683 Kenwood Road)
    • Opened 5th banking center in Florida - Hudson (9100 Hudson Avenue)
    • Renovation of Republic Plaza completed in downtown Louisville
    2012
    • Acquired Tennessee Commerce Bank of Franklin, Tennessee.
    • Changed the name of Tennessee Commerce Bank to Republic Bank.
    • Acquired First Commercial Bank of Bloomington, Minnesota.
    2013
    • Changed the name of First Commercial Bank to Republic Bank & Trust Company.
    • Moved Mallory Station Road banking center in Franklin to Cool Springs neighborhood
    • Opened 2nd banking center in Nashville – Green Hills
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