The information presented above may contain "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including, without limitation, (i) statements about the expected benefits of the merger between JAXB and ATBC, including future financial and operating results, cost savings, enhanced revenues, the expected market position of the combined company, and the accretion or dilution to reported earnings and to cash earnings that may be realized from the transactions; (ii) statements about JAXB's and ATBC's plans, objectives, expectations and intentions and other statements that are not historical facts, including the expected closing date of the transactions; and (iii) other statements identified by words such as "will," "expect," "may," "believe," "propose," "anticipated," and similar words.
Forward-looking statements, which are statements with respect to our beliefs, plans, objectives, goals, expectations, anticipations, estimates and intentions, involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors, which may be beyond our control, and which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of JAXB or ATBC to be materially different from future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Neither JAXB nor ATBC undertake to update any forward-looking statements. In addition, JAXB and ATBC, through their senior management, may from time to time make forward-looking public statements concerning the matters described herein. Such forward-looking statements are necessarily estimates reflecting the best judgment of such senior management based upon current information and involve a number of risks and uncertainties.
All written or oral forward-looking statements attributable to JAXB and ATBC, respectively, are expressly qualified in their entirety by this cautionary notice, including, without limitation, those risks and uncertainties described in JAXB's and ATBC's respective annual reports on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2009, and otherwise in their respective subsequent SEC reports and filings.
Factors that may cause actual results to differ materially from those contemplated by such forward-looking statements include, without limitation, the following: unexpected transaction costs, including the costs of integrating operations; the risks that the businesses will not be integrated successfully or that such integration may be more difficult, time-consuming or costly than expected; the potential failure to fully or timely realize expected revenues and revenue synergies, including as the result of revenues following the merger being lower than expected; the risk of deposit and customer attrition; changes in deposit mix; unexpected operating and other costs, which may differ or change from expectations; the risks of customer and employee loss and business disruption, including, without limitation, as the result of difficulties in maintaining relationships with employees; increased competitive pressures and solicitations of customers by competitors; changes in the interest rate environment reducing interest margins; legislation or regulatory changes that adversely affect the business in which the combined company would be engaged; as well as the difficulties and risks inherent with entering new markets.SOURCE Jacksonville Bancorp, Inc.