Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
New Century Bancorp, Inc. (the “Registrant”) was incorporated under the laws of the State of North Carolina on May 14, 2003, at the direction of the Board of Directors of New Century Bank, for the purpose of serving as the bank holding company for New Century Bank and became the holding company for New Century Bank on September 19, 2003. To become New Century Bank’s holding company, the Registrant received the approval of the Federal Reserve Board as well as New Century Bank’s shareholders. Upon receiving such approval, each share of $5.00 par value common stock of New Century Bank was exchanged on a one-for-one basis for one share of $1.00 par value common stock of the Registrant. The Registrant operates for the primary purpose of serving as the holding company for its subsidiary depository institution, New Century Bank (the “Bank”). The Registrant’s headquarters is located at 700 West Cumberland Street, Dunn, North Carolina 28334. ... More ...