Community Guardian Bank stock certificate specimen circa 1985
Graphic vignette feature the color company initials logo (CG). Nice specimen (sample) cert. Two samples are available - one stamped SPECIMEN and the other blank with SPECIMEN perforation at the bottom.
The company was started in 1984 as a small local bank in Elmwood Park, New Jersey. The bank failed and was merged with financial assistance into Interchange Bank in 1991
History (mergers, acquisitions, name changes):
1985-08-06 Institution established: Community Guardian Bank
1991-07-19 Acquired with government financial assistance and subsequently operated as part of Interchange State Bank
1994-02-25 Acquired Volunteer Federal Savings Association in Little Ferry, NJ as part of a government assisted transaction.
1995-04-07 Changed primary regulatory agency from Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation to Federal Reserve Board
1998-04-06 Changed name to Interchange Bank
1998-06-01 Moved bank headquarters from Elmwood Park, NJ to Saddle Brook, NJ
1998-06-01 Acquired The Jersey Bank for Savings in Montvale, NJ
2003-05-01 Acquired Bridge View Bank in Englewood Cliffs, NJ
2005-10-14 Acquired Franklin Bank in Nutley, NJ
2007-01-01 Merged into TD BankNorth, National Association in Portland, ME
2008-05-31 Changed name to TD Bank, National Association
2008-05-31 Moved bank headquarters from Portland, ME to Wilmington, DE
2008-05-31 Acquired Commerce Bank/North in Ramsey, NJ
2008-05-31 Acquired Commerce Bank, National Association in Philadelphia, PA
2010-04-16 Acquired First Federal Bank of North Florida in Palatka, FL as part of a government assisted transaction.
2010-04-16 Acquired AmericanFirst Bank in Clermont, FL as part of a government assisted transaction.
2010-04-16 Acquired Riverside National Bank of Florida in Fort Pierce, FL as part of a government assisted transaction.
2010-09-30 Acquired Carolina First Bank in Greenville, SC