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Item 8.01 Other Events

On June 26, 2017, National Bank Holdings Corporation (NBHC) and
Peoples, Inc. (Peoples) issued a joint press release announcing
the entry into a definitive agreement for NBHC to acquirePeoples
(the Merger).NBHC also is filing an investor presentation
regarding the Merger.The joint press release and investor
presentation are attached hereto respectively as Exhibit 99.1 and
Exhibit 99.2 and are incorporated herein by reference.

Forward-looking Statements

This press release contains “forward-looking statements” within
the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of
1995. Forward-looking statements contain words such as
“anticipate,” “believe,” can, would, should, could, may,
predict, seek, potential, will, estimate, target, plan, project,
continuing, ongoing, expect, intend or similar expressions that
relate to the Company’s strategy, plans or intentions.
Forward-looking statements involve certain important risks,
uncertainties and other factors, any of which could cause actual
results to differ materially from those in such statements. Such
factors include, without limitation, the “Risk Factors”
referenced in our most recent Form 10-K filed with the Securities
and Exchange Commission (SEC), other risks and uncertainties
listed from time to time in our reports and documents filed with
the SEC, and the following factors: ability to obtain regulatory
approvals and meet other closing conditions to the merger on the
expected terms and schedule; delay in closing the merger;
difficulties and delays in integrating the NBH and Peoples
businesses or fully realizing cost savings and other benefits;
business disruption following the proposed transaction; ability
to execute our business strategy; business and economic
conditions; economic, market, operational, liquidity, credit and
interest rate risks associated with the Company’s business;
effects of any changes in trade, monetary and fiscal policies and
laws; changes imposed by regulatory agencies to increase capital
standards; effects of inflation, as well as, interest rate,
securities market and monetary supply fluctuations; changes in
the economy or supply-demand imbalances affecting local real
estate values; changes in consumer spending, borrowings and
savings habits; the Company’s ability to identify potential
candidates for, consummate, integrate and realize operating
efficiencies from, acquisitions or consolidations; the Company’s
ability to realize anticipated benefits from enhancements or
updates to its core operating systems from time to time without
significant change in client service or risk to the Company’s
control environment; the Company’s dependence on information
technology and telecommunications systems of third party service
providers and the risk of systems failures, interruptions or
breaches of security; the Company’s ability to achieve organic
loan and deposit growth and the composition of such growth;
changes in sources and uses of funds; increased competition in
the financial services industry; the effect of changes in
accounting policies and practices; the share price of the
Company’s stock; the Companys ability to realize deferred tax
assets or the need for a valuation allowance; continued
consolidation in the financial services industry; ability to
maintain or increase market share and control expenses; costs and
effects of changes in laws and regulations and of other legal and
regulatory developments; technological changes; the timely
development and acceptance of new products and services; the
Company’s continued ability to attract and maintain qualified
personnel; ability to implement and/or improve operational
management and other internal risk controls and processes and
reporting system and procedures; regulatory limitations on
dividends from the Company’s bank subsidiary; changes in
estimates of future loan reserve requirements based upon the
periodic review thereof under relevant regulatory and accounting
requirements; widespread natural and other disasters,
dislocations, political instability, acts of war or terrorist
activities, cyberattacks or international hostilities; impact of
reputational risk; and success at managing the risks involved in
the foregoing items. The Company can give no assurance that any
goal or plan or expectation set forth in forward-looking
statements can be achieved and readers are cautioned not to place
undue reliance on such statements. The forward-looking statements
are made as of the date of this press release, and the Company
does not intend, and assumes no obligation, to update any
forward-looking statement to reflect events or circumstances
after the date on which the statement is made or to reflect the
occurrence of unanticipated events or circumstances, except as
required by applicable law.


Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

Exhibit No.

Description of Exhibit


Press Release, dated June 26, 2017.


Investor Presentation, dated June 26, 2017.


National Bank Holdings Corp Exhibit
EX-99.1 2 ex-99d1.htm EX-99.1 nbhc_Ex99_1 Exhibit 99.1     National Bank Holdings Corporation Announces the Acquisition of Peoples,…
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