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First Merchants Corp. (Indiana) is a holding company, which engages in the provision of financial services. The company is headquartered in Muncie, Indiana and currently employs 1,702 full-time employees. The firm has a bank charter, First Merchants Bank (the Bank), which is opened for business in Muncie, Indiana. The company operates through community banking business segment. The Bank also operates Lafayette Bank and Trust, and First Merchants Private Wealth Advisors (each as a division of First Merchants Bank). As of July 17, 2017, the Bank included 122 banking centers in Indiana, Illinois and Ohio counties. In addition to its branch network, the Company’s delivery channels include automated teller machines, check cards and Internet technology. Through the Bank, it offers a range of financial services, including accepting time deposits, savings and demand deposits; making consumer, commercial and real estate mortgage loans; renting safe deposit facilities; providing personal and corporate trust services, and providing other corporate services, letters of credit and repurchase agreements.