Nashville Bank & Trust Reports Third Quarter 2011 Results

  Nashville Bank & Trust Reports Third Quarter 2011 Results

Business Wire

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- October 25, 2011

NBT Holdings Inc. (OTCQB:NBTH), a bank holding company and the parent of
Nashville Bank & Trust Company, reported net income of $585,000 for the third
quarter of 2011, a 29 percent increase compared with $452,000 for the third
quarter of 2010. Earnings per fully diluted share for the quarter ending Sept.
30, 2011 totaled $0.25 versus $0.21 for the same period in 2010.

For the nine months ended Sept. 30, 2011, net income was $1,399,000 compared
to $902,000 for the comparable period in 2010, a 55 percent increase. Earnings
per fully diluted share rose to $0.61 for the nine-month period compared to
$0.42 in 2010.

At Sept. 30, 2011, the bank reported total assets of $233.3 million, an 8
percent increase from Sept. 30, 2010. Over the same period, deposits increased
1 percent to $192.0 million, while total loans rose 9 percent to $174.0
million. At Sept. 30, 2011, the bank’s capital exceeded the FDIC guidelines
for a “well capitalized” bank in all categories, including a Tier 1 leverage
ratio of 10.47 percent compared with the minimum guideline of 5.0 percent.

Non-interest income for third quarter 2011 was $979,000, compared to $941,000
for same period in 2010, an increase of 4 percent.

“Our bank continues to grow and achieve greater profitability,” said Chief
Executive Officer Tom Stumb. “Loans grew $11.3 million in the third quarter
and are up 15 percent this year. Our credit quality continues to be very
strong. When clients seek our advice on matters of vital importance to their
families and their businesses, they see that we practice what we preach: grow
and thrive, but exercise prudence in your associations and acceptance of
risk.”

A full-service bank and wealth management company, Nashville Bank & Trust
services include personal and business loans, depository accounts, wealth
management and trust services. Personal, expert service is the bank’s
hallmark. Customers benefit from direct contact with senior-level, experienced
bank executives who have decision-making authority and a full understanding of
the local community and the client’s relationship with the bank.

Contact:

Nashville Bank & Trust Company
Andrew L. May, 615-515-1707
andrew.may@nashvillebankandtrust.com