BRIDGEHAMPTON, N.Y. and MELVILLE, N.Y., Jan. 14, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bridge Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:BDGE), the parent company of The Bridgehampton National Bank (BNB), announced today all regulatory approvals have been received in connection with the acquisition of FNBNY Bancorp and its wholly owned subsidiary, the First National Bank of New York (collectively "FNBNY"). In addition, FNBNY will hold a special meeting of shareholders on February 12, 2014 to obtain shareholder approval of the acquisition. Shareholders representing a majority of the FNBNY voting shares previously have entered into voting agreements to approve the acquisition, and the transaction is expected to close on Friday, February 14, 2014.
CONTACT: BRIDGE BANCORP, INC. CONTACT Kevin M. O'Connor President & CEO (631) 537-1000 FNBNY BANCORP, INC. CONTACT John F. Stewart Chief Executive Officer (631) 348-6999