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): July 26, 2018
CVB FINANCIAL CORP.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
701 North Haven Avenue,
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (909) 980-4030
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Item 7.01||Regulation FD Disclosure.*|
On July 26, 2018, CVB Financial Corp. and Community Bank issued a joint press release announcing that the proposed merger between CVBFs wholly-owned banking subsidiary, Citizens Business Bank, and Community Bank has received the required regulatory approvals from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and California Department of Business Oversight. The consummation of the merger, which is anticipated to occur on Friday, August 10, 2018, remains subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions.
A copy of the press release is filed herewith as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.*|
|Exhibit 99.1||Press Release, dated July 26, 2018|
|*||The information in this report (including Exhibit 99.1) shall not be deemed to be filed for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as set forth in Item 8.01 herein and as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.|
|99.1||Press Release, dated July 26, 2018.|
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.
CVB FINANCIAL CORP.
|Date: July 27, 2018||By:||/s/ E. Allen Nicholson|
|E. Allen Nicholson|
Executive Vice President and Chief