MOUNT AIRY — Surrey Bancorp (Pink Sheets: SRYB) (the “Company”) announced that the company’s Board of Directors has authorized the repurchase of up to the lesser of $550,000 in aggregate purchase price and 50,000 shares of the Company’s common stock, representing less than 2 percent of the Company’s shares outstanding as of Dec. 31, 2016. The shares may be purchased in the open market at prevailing market prices or by other means in accordance with federal securities laws, from time to time depending upon market conditions and other factors. Transactions in the company’s stock are reported in the Pink Sheets under the symbol “SRYB.”
There is no guarantee as to the number of shares that will be repurchased, and the stock repurchase program may be extended, suspended, or discontinued at any time without notice at the company’s discretion.
Surrey Bancorp is the holding company of Surrey Bank & Trust. The bank operates full service branch offices at 145 N. Renfro St., 1280 W. Pine St., and 2050 Rockford St. in Mount Airy. Full-service branch offices are also located at 653 S. Key St. in Pilot Mountain, North Carolina, 393 CC Camp Road in Elkin, and 940 Woodland Drive in Stuart, Virginia. The bank has a loan production office at 717 Main St. in North Wilkesboro.
Surrey Bank & Trust is engaged in the sale of insurance and provides full-service brokerage and investment services through its wholly owned subsidiary Surrey Investment Services, Inc. The insurance division, dba SB&T Insurance, is located at 199 N. Renfro St. in Mount Airy. The brokerage division, which operates through an association with LPL Financial, is located at 145 N. Renfro St. in Mount Airy.
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