FUSB First US Bancshares

Filed: 3 Jun 21, 8:00pm




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): June 3, 2021



First US Bancshares, Inc.


(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)





(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)

(Commission File Number)

(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


3291 U.S. Highway 280  

Birmingham, Alabama 35243

(Address of Principal Executive Offices, including Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (205) 582-1200


(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)

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


Title of each class

Trading Symbol(s)

Name of each exchange on which registered

Common Stock, $0.01 par value


The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§230.405 of this chapter).

Emerging growth company

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.





Item 8.01

Other Events.


On June 3, 2021, First US Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq: FUSB) (the “Company”) announced that the Company will be closing four banking offices of its wholly-owned subsidiary First US Bank (the “Bank”). The closures are expected to occur on or about September 3, 2021, as part of a strategic initiative to improve the Bank’s operating efficiency and promote the Company’s long-term sustainable growth. The decision was based on analysis of banking center activity, profitability and Community Reinvestment Act assessment. The closures will include banking centers located in Bucksville, Columbiana and south Tuscaloosa, Alabama, as well as Ewing, Virginia.


Customers who will be affected by the closures will receive a letter of notice from the Bank with guidance to assist in navigating expected changes in service, including transferring affected customer accounts to one of the Bank’s nearby banking offices. The Company has appointed a dedicated team to facilitate a smooth transition for its customers and employees





Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.



Dated: June 3, 2021







/s/ Thomas S. Elley



Thomas S. Elley



Vice President, Treasurer and Assistant Secretary,



Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer