SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) February 15, 2013
CONNECTONE BANCORP, INC.
(Exact name of Company as specified in its charter)
Companys telephone number, including area code (201) 816-8900
On February 15, 2013, the Registrant issued a press release announcing the closing of its previously announced initial public offering of 1,600,000 shares of common stock at $28.00 per share resulting in aggregate gross proceeds of $44.8 million. The net proceeds of the offering, after deducting estimated underwriting discounts and offering expenses, were approximately $41.5 million. A copy of the February 15, 2013 press release is included as Exhibit 99.1 hereto.
The information in this section, including the information contained in the press release included as Exhibit 99.1 hereto, is being furnished pursuant to this Item 8.01 and shall not deemed to be filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section. In addition, this information shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into any of the Registrants filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in any such filing.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, ConnectOne Bancorp, Inc. has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
CURRENT REPORT ON FORM 8-K