ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. (“ServisFirst”) is a bank holding company based in Birmingham, Alabama with ServisFirst Bank as its subsidiary. ServisFirst is a full service commercial bank, focused on providing business and personal financial services through competitive products and state-of-the-art technology. As of December 31, 2015 the Bank has accumulated $5.1 billion in assets.
Founded in Birmingham (2005), ServisFirst expanded organically into Huntsville, Alabama (August 2006); Montgomery, Alabama (June 2007); Dothan, Alabama (September 2008); Pensacola, Florida (April 2011); Mobile, Alabama (July 2012); Nashville, Tennessee (April 2013); Charleston, South Carolina (January 2015) and Tampa Bay, Florida (January 2016). The Correspondent Banking division was established in March of 2011. Through the acquisition of Metro Bancshares, Inc., ServisFirst has also expanded into Atlanta, Georgia (January 2015).
ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ: SFBS) completed an initial public offering in May 2014. In April 2015 earned investment-grade ratings by the Kroll Bond Rating Agency ("KBRA"). KBRA assigned a senior unsecured debt rating of BBB+, a subordinated debt rating of BBB, a short-term rating of K2 and outlook as stable. ServisFirst Bank was assigned a senior deposit rating of A-, a short-term rating of K2 and outlook as stable.