Faced with two options for attaining compliance with federal bank ownership laws, the board of InvestArk Bankshares chose both.

The Stuttgart, Ark., holding company converted one of its banks, First National Bank in Stuttgart, to a state-chartered institution, and then merged with First United Bancshares, EL Dorado, Ark.

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