2015 Free Shred Event Dates

2015 Northwest Indiana and Chicago’s Southland Shred Events


First Merchants Bank is providing free community shred days! Protect your identity and clean out your home or office at the same time.

FMB Participates in Lake County March of Dimes event

First Merchants Bank Lakeshore March of Dimes Volunteers - May 2015

First Merchants employees and their family pose for a group photo during the Lake County March of Dimes fundraiser.


CNB 6th Annual Recycle-O-Rama & Earth Day Celebration!


CNB joins Dentistry from the Heart for free event!


CS Bank Transition

First Merchants Breaks Ground for New Greenwood Banking Center

Groundbreaking for new Greenwood location


GREENWOOD, Ind. – First Merchants Bank, a subsidiary of First Merchants Corporation, recently broke ground for a new retail banking center at 901 South State Road 135 in Greenwood, Ind.

The new banking center will consolidate three current locations – 18 Providence Drive, 996 South State Road 135 and 648 Treybourne Drive – into a larger, more accessible one.

First Merchants Corporation Announces the Completion of its Merger with C Financial Corporation

MUNCIE, Ind. - First Merchants Corporation (NASDAQ: FRME) successfully completed its previously announced merger with C Financial Corporation, of Columbus, Ohio on Friday, April 17, 2015. In connection with the merger, Cooper State Bank has also merged with and into First Merchants Bank. The combined First Merchants Bank has 112 banking centers in Illinois, Indiana and Ohio and approximately $6.0 billion in assets, $4.0 billion in loans, $4.7 billion in deposits, and total shareholders’ equity of $740 million.

Community Bank Transition

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