0001193125-14-250868 8-A12B 1 20140626 20140626 Investar Holding Corp 0001602658 6022 271560715 LA 1231 8-A12B 34 001-36522 14942431 7244 PERKINS ROAD BATON ROUGE LA 70808 225-227-2222 7244 PERKINS ROAD BATON ROUGE LA 70808 8-A12B 1 d746980d8a12b.htm FORM 8-A Form 8-A

 

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

 

FORM 8-A

 

 

FOR REGISTRATION OF CERTAIN CLASSES OF SECURITIES

PURSUANT TO SECTION 12(b) OR (g) OF THE

SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

 

 

Investar Holding Corporation

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

 

Louisiana   27-1560715
(State of incorporation or organization)   (I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)

7244 Perkins Road

Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808

(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

Securities to be registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

 

Title of each class

to be so registered

 

Name of each exchange on which

each class is to be registered

Common Stock, par value $1.00 per share   The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC

 

 

If this form relates to the registration of a class of securities pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Exchange Act and is effective pursuant to General Instruction A.(c), check the following box.  x

If this form relates to the registration of a class securities pursuant to Section 12(g) of the Exchange Act and is effective pursuant to General Instruction A.(d), check the following box.  ¨

 

Securities Act registration statement file number to which this form relates:

  

    333-196014    

  
   (If applicable)   

Securities to be registered pursuant to Section 12(g) of the Act:

None

 

 

 


Item 1. Description of Registrant’s Securities to be Registered.

Investar Holding Corporation (the “Registrant”) hereby incorporates by reference the description of its common stock, $1.00 par value per share, to be registered hereunder contained under the heading “Description of Capital Stock” in the Registrant’s Registration Statement on Form S-1 (File No. 333-196014), as originally filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Commission”) on May 16, 2014, and as subsequently amended (as so amended, the “Registration Statement”), and in the prospectus included in the Registration Statement to be filed separately by the Registrant with the Commission pursuant to Rule 424(b) under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, which prospectus will be deemed to be incorporated by reference herein.

 

Item 2. Exhibits.

In accordance with the “Instructions as to Exhibits” of Form 8-A, no exhibits are required to be filed as part of this registration statement because no other securities of the Registrant are registered on The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC and the securities registered hereby are not being registered pursuant to Section 12(g) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.


SIGNATURE

Pursuant to the requirements of Section 12 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this registration statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereto duly authorized.

 

Dated: June 26, 2014     INVESTAR HOLDING CORPORATION
    By:  

/s/   John J. D’Angelo

      John J. D’Angelo
      President and Chief Executive Officer