United Bankshares to buy Centra Financial Holdings

12/20/2010 | Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

United Bankshares is expanding its presence in West Virginia and Maryland and possibly entering Pennsylvania with its acquisition of Centra Financial Holdings, which is based in Morgantown, W.Va. The $186.9 million deal will give United about $9 billion in assets. Since 1982, United has made 28 bank acquisitions.

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