A Message from the President and CEO
Metamora Bancorp, Inc. (MBI), the parent company of Metamora State Bank (MSB), offers a good investment option for your portfolio. Our stock is privately held and is not listed on any exchange. All transactions (buy/sell) are managed by our Transfer Agent/Metamora State Bank that maintains all shareholder record keeping. We keep a listing of interested investors, providing liquidity to our shareholder holdings. I would be pleased to provide our most recent financial statements at your request. Our board is comprised of local business leaders and our offices are conveniently located in Sylvania and Metamora.
I invite you to join me and our family of local shareholders, and become an owner of MBI/MSB.
Kathleen L. Fischer, President and CEO
Why invest in a Community Bank?
Investing in Metamora Bancorp, Inc./Metamora State Bank is an investment in your community. We provide traditional banking services to local businesses and individuals including a wide range of lending, deposit and financial products. When you buy stock in Metamora Bancorp, Inc., you’re not just investing in a bank, you’re supporting our entire community. For every dollar that is invested, approximately ten dollars is returned to the community in the form of loans to small businesses and individuals. What’s more, you’re investing in a trusted institution that shares your values of hard work, personal commitment, and sound financial practices.
Community bank stock offers one of the best investment options to reap a financial return without the volatility contained in the major markets*. Our stock is privately held and is not listed on any exchange.
Investment that Grows*
Well-managed community banks provide shareholders a return on their equity year after year. Metamora Bancorp, Inc. is no different. The stock’s book value and “ask” price have consistently and steadily grown providing our shareholders an investment that helps our community grow.
Ownership since 1944. . .
Through the years, many local families have agreed with the founding principles of Metamora State Bank and have invested in the parent company by purchasing shares of stock in Metamora Bancorp, Inc. Ownership has been passed down to children and other local families. From time to time, limited shares of Metamora Bancorp, Inc. stock become available for purchase, and we would like you, our customers, to have the opportunity to own stock in your bank.
If you would like additional information on how to become a shareholder, please contact Kathleen Fischer at 419-885-1996.
*Statements made are a reflection of past performance of the bank and bank holding company and should not be considered a projection of future performance. Investments involve varying degrees of risk, including possible loss of principle. Funds held in corporate stock are not considered a deposit of the bank, not guaranteed by the bank, and are not insured by the FDIC or any government agency.