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Carolina Financial Corporation is the holding company for CresCom Bank, a South Carolina state-chartered commercial bank with 30 branches located throughout the Carolinas, in addition to a loan production office in Greenville, South Carolina. CresCom Bank is primarily engaged in the business of accepting demand deposits and savings deposits insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (the “FDIC”), and providing commercial, consumer and mortgage loans to the general public. CresCom Bank operates Crescent Mortgage Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of CresCom Bank based in Atlanta, Georgia, as a wholesale and correspondent mortgage lender for community banks in the Southeastern United States. Crescent Mortgage Company lends in 45 states and has partnered with more than 2,000 community banks, credit unions, and mortgage brokers. CresCom Bank is also the holding company for Carolina Services Corporation of Charleston, a Delaware financial services company that provides financial processing services to, and otherwise supports the operations of, CresCom Bank and Crescent Mortgage Company.
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