PITTSBURGH -- PNC Bank Corp. said it completed its $330 million acquisition of First Eastern Corp. on Friday. The deal was announced in July of last year.

PNC, the 11th-largest bank in the country, captured $2 billion in assets and $1.8 billion in deposits by acquiring the Wilkes-Barre, Pa.-based First Eastern. PNC also acquired 49 branches, increasing its market share to 88 branches in an 11 county region in northeastern Pennsylvania.

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