South State - M&A Summary and Business Overview

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South State M&A Summary

South State has acquired 3 companies, including 2 in the last 5 years.

South State’s largest acquisition to date was in 2024, when it acquired Independent Bank Group for $2.0B. South State has acquired in 3 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include financial services (100%).

South State Business Overview

Where is South State headquartered?

South State is headquartered in Winter Haven, Florida.

What is South State’s revenue?

South State disclosed revenue of 1,615M USD for 2022 and 1,370M USD for 2021.

How many employees does South State have?

South State has 5,184 employees.

What sector is South State in?

South State is a financial services company.

When was South State founded?

South State was founded in 1933.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity3
    • M&A Buy Activity3
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Advisors 2

South State

South State Corp.

1101 First Street South Suite 202,
Winter Haven, Florida 33880
United States,
(863) 293-4710

South State is a holding company of South State Bank, has been serving the financial needs of its local communities in 25 South Carolina counties, 15 Georgia counties and 4 North Carolina counties. South State was founded in 1933 and is based in Winter Haven, Florida.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 '24 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 1 1 - - - 1 3
vol $2.0B $2.0B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Independent Bank Group, Inc. 2024-05-20 2.0B USD Add-on Acquisition
McKinney, Texas ·
CenterState Bank Corp. 2020-06-10 - Merger
Winter Haven, Florida ·
Park Sterling Corp. 2017-11-15 - Merger
Charlotte, North Carolina ·
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Financial Services 3 (100%) 2.0B (100%) - -
Total 3 $2.0B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 3 2.0B - -
  Texas 1 2.0B - -
  North Carolina 1 - - -
  Florida 1 - - -
Total 3 $2.0B - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Raymond James - Investment Banking
Legal Deals
Davis Polk & Wardwell

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $2.0B
Largest Independent Bank Group, Inc.
$2.0B (2024-05-20)

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