A pair of banking transactions will lead to 15 Colorado bank branches changing hands.

In one deal, Greenwood Village-based National Bank Holdings Corp. (NYSE: NBHC) is expanding its Colorado presence by buying the assets of privately held Peoples Inc., which operates Colorado Springs-based Peoples National Bank as well as Kansas-based Peoples Bank.

The cash-and-stock deal valued at $143 million.

Peoples' website lists six bank branches in Colorado, mostly in the Colorado Springs area, and several loan and mortgage offices, including one at 1479 Wynkoop St. in Denver.

Read more at the Denver Business Journal: http://bizj.us/1p81t8

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