Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
Southern First Bancshares, Inc. (the “Company”) is a South Carolina corporation that owns all of the capital stock of Southern First Bank, N.A. (the “Bank”) and all of the stock of Greenville First Statutory Trust I and II (collectively, the “Trusts”). We were incorporated in March 1999 to organize and serve as the holding Company for Greenville First Bank, N.A. The Bank is a national bank organized under the laws of the United States with offices located in Greenville, Richland, Lexington, and Charleston Counties, South Carolina. The 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. The Trusts are special purpose subsidiaries organized for the sole purpose of issuing trust preferred securities. ... More ...