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January 29, 2019

Due to extreme weather, First Bank & Trust will be closing some of our branches for the safety of our employees and customers on Wednesday, January 30. We plan to reopen these branches at 11 am on Thursday, January 31.

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October 25, 2018

The Winnetka Park District recently honored the partnership of First Bank &Trust at the Illinois Association of Park Districts’ Best of the Best Awards Gala on Friday, October 12. First Bank & Trust, along with Bill Leske, Vice President of the Winnetka branch received the statewide award in the Best Friend of Illinois Parks category.

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October 15, 2018

First Bank & Trust's Pumpkin Patch is back for October 2018. Beginning October 18th, enjoy pumpkins and apples in time for Halloween at our participating Evanston, Libertyville, Skokie, and Winnetka branches.

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June 14, 2018

Due to regulatory changes, as of July 1, 2018, all checks deposited into your account via mobile banking must include the following in the endorsement: “For Mobile Deposit Only at FB&T” and Your signature.

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May 31, 2018

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Byline Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE: BY), the holding company of Byline Bank, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of First Evanston Bancorp, Inc. (“First Evanston”), the parent company of First Bank & Trust. As a result of the transaction, First Bank & Trust has now merged into Byline Bank. The transaction brings Byline’s total assets to approximately $4.4 billion, based on information as of March 31, 2018.

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