We are a bank holding company headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, offering a wide range of commercial banking products tailored to meet the needs of individuals and small to medium-sized businesses through Investar Bank, our Louisiana-chartered commercial bank subsidiary. We serve our primary markets of Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette and Hammond, Louisiana, and their surrounding metropolitan areas from our main office located in Baton Rouge and full-service branches located throughout our market area. We have experienced significant growth since the Bank was chartered as a de novo commercial bank by John J. D’Angelo, our President and Chief Executive Officer, in 2006 and believe we will have continuing opportunities to grow, both organically and through strategic acquisitions. With an experienced management team, excellent credit quality, high levels of capital, and an infrastructure capable of accommodating our growing franchise, we believe that we are positioned to take advantage of market opportunities in the future.

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BATON ROUGE, La. , Dec. 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Investar Holding Corporation  (“Investar”) (NASDAQ:ISTR), the holding company for Investar Bank, National Association, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement (the “Agreement”) to acquire Cheaha Financial Group, Inc.
BATON ROUGE, La. , Dec. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Investar Holding Corporation (the “Company”) (NASDAQ:ISTR), the holding company for Investar Bank , National Association, declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.06 per share to holders of Investar Holding Corporation common stock.
First Branch in Southwest Louisiana/Lake Charles Market Lake Charles, La. – Investar Bank , National Association (“Investar”) opened its newest branch located at 2215 Sampson St. in Westlake today, December 16, 2019. This is Investar’s 28th branch location and first in the Southwest Louisiana

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