Veritex Holdings in Dallas has agreed to buy Liberty Bancshares in Fort Worth, Texas.

The $1.5 billion-asset Veritex said in a press release Tuesday that it will pay about $64 million in cash and stock for the $459 million-asset Liberty. The deal is expected to close by early next year.

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