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INVESTOR ALERT: Kirby McInerney LLP Continues Investigation of Shareholder Claims Against Equity Bancshares, Inc.

May 4, 2019

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 3, 2019--The law firm of Kirby McInerney LLP is investigating potential claims against Equity Bancshares, Inc. (“Equity Bancshares” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: EQBK ). This investigation concerns whether Equity Bancshares has violated federal securities laws and/or engaged in other unlawful business practices.

On April 22, 2019, after the market closed, the Company reported a $4.1 million net loss for the first quarter of 2019, partly due to a $14.5 million impairment for loss against a credit relationship. On this news, the Company’s share price fell $4.76, approximately 16.15%, to close at $24.71 on April 23, 2019.

If you acquired Equity Bancshares securities, have information, or would like to learn more about these claims, please contact Thomas W. Elrod of Kirby McInerney LLP at 212-371-6600, by email at investigations@kmllp.com, or by filling out this contact form, to discuss your rights or interests with respect to these matters without any cost to you.

Kirby McInerney LLP is a New York-based plaintiffs’ law firm concentrating in securities, antitrust, and whistleblower litigation. The firm’s efforts on behalf of shareholders in securities litigation have resulted in recoveries totaling billions of dollars. Additional information about the firm can be found at Kirby McInerney LLP’s website: www.kmllp.com.

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CONTACT: Kirby McInerney LLP

Thomas W. Elrod, Esq., (212) 371-6600

investigations@kmllp.com

www.kmllp.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA NEW YORK

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: PROFESSIONAL SERVICES LEGAL

SOURCE: Kirby McInerney LLP

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