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FIRST DEFIANCE FINANCIAL ACQUIRES COLUMBUS BANKS

 

 

First Defiance Financial Corporation has made a move into the Columbus financial market.  The holding company for First Federal Bank of the Midwest announced the signing of an agreement to purchase Columbus-based ‘First Community Bank’.  The cash transaction will mean the two companies will merge, and First Defiance Financial will take-over 4 branches in the Columbus market.   The move has been approved by the board of directors of both parties.   First Community Bank of Columbus has assets of over 101 million dollars.

 

 

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