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STERLING BANCORP ALERT: Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is Investigating Sterling Bancorp, Inc. on Behalf of Stockholders and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

February 11, 2020 GMT

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 11, 2020--

Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C., a nationally recognized shareholder law firm, is investigating potential claims against Sterling Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: SBT) on behalf of Sterling Bancorp stockholders. Our investigation concerns whether Sterling Bancorp has violated the federal securities laws and/or engaged in other unlawful business practices.

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On December 9, 2019, Sterling Bancorp disclosed that its subsidiary, Sterling Bank and Trust, FSB, suspended its Advantage Loan program due to an ongoing internal review of documentation on past loans and due to an implementation of “systems and controls to ensure the Bank’s policies and procedures are followed on loans originated under the program.”

On this news, the Company’s stock price fell $2.16 per share, or approximately 23%, to close at $7.29 per share on December 9, 2019.

If you purchased or otherwise acquired Sterling Bancorp shares and suffered a loss, have information, would like to learn more about these claims, or have any questions concerning this announcement or your rights or interests with respect to these matters, please contact Melissa Fortunato or Marion Passmore by email at investigations@bespc.com, or telephone at (646) 860-9156, or by filling out this contact form. There is no cost or obligation to you.

About Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C.:

Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is a nationally recognized law firm with offices in New York and California. The firm represents individual and institutional investors in commercial, securities, derivative, and other complex litigation in state and federal courts across the country. For more information about the firm, please visit www.bespc.com. Attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee similar outcomes.

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CONTACT: Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C.

Melissa Fortunato, Esq.

Marion Passmore, Esq.

(646) 860-9156

investigations@bespc.com

www.bespc.com

KEYWORD: NEW YORK UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: LEGAL PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

SOURCE: Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C.

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