The Company offers a range of financial services through its wholly owned banking subsidiary, First NBC Bank. It serves its customers located in the Central Business District of New Orleans and the Mississippi Gulf Coast. The Company's primary focus is on commercial real estate and commercial lending. Its loans include construction, commercial real estate, consumer real estate, commercial and industrial, and consumer. The securities portfolio consists primarily of the United States Government agency obligations, mortgage-backed securities, and municipal securities, although the Company also holds corporate bonds. Its securities consist of investment securities available for sale and investment securities held to maturity. The Company's primary source of funding for its loans is deposits, which include noninterest-bearing demand, NOW accounts, money market accounts, savings deposits and certificates of deposit.