|Sandler O'Neill + Partners, L.P.||-OR-||Hovde Group, LLC|
|1251 Avenue of the Americas, 6th Floor||120 W. Madison St., Suite 1200|
|New York, New York 10020||Chicago, IL 60602|
|Phone: 1-866-805-4128||Phone: 1-866-971-0961|
|Attn: Syndicate Operations||Attn: Syndicate Department|
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