Alliance Bankshares Corporation (Bankshares) is a bank holding company. Bankshares conducts its operations through its subsidiaries. Alliance Bank Corporation (the Bank) is state-chartered bank. The Bank’s main business line is commercial banking. The Bank provides services and products to clients located in the greater Washington, D.C. Metropolitan region, primarily in the Northern Virginia area. The Company offers retail loan and deposit products for its clients via its six bank business center locations: Fair Lakes, Annandale, the city of Manassas Park, Reston, Ballston and Tyson’s Corner. As of December 31, 2011, total loans were $306.9 million, trading securities were $596 thousand and investment securities were $123.5 million.