Did Facebook swipe its Calibra logo from a challenger bank?


The new digital-currency unit at Facebook has a logo that's nearly identical to that of challenger bank Current, which has been around since 2015.


BB&T, SunTrust set dates for shareholder votes on merger, 'Truist' name


Shareholders of both companies will meet separately next month to cast ballots on the $28 billion deal, and BB&T investors will also decide whether the new company should be called Truist Financial.


'Truist' rebrand prompts lawsuit by N.C. credit union


Winston-Salem-based Truliant Federal Credit Union has filed a suit in federal court claiming that BB&T and SunTrust banks’ post-merger brand represents trademark infringement and unfair competition.


Beyond 'Truist': A brief history of unusual bank brands


"Truist" was roundly mocked when it was unveiled as the name of the merging BB&T and SunTrust, but it’s hardly the first bank moniker to elicit a "huh?" from critics.


Truist's rough landing, BB&T-SunTrust opportunist, AML cheat sheet: Top stories of the week


Hard sell ahead for BB&T-SunTrust as ‘Truist’ lands with a thud; Citizens looks to poach BB&T-SunTrust talent; what the Senate AML bill means for banks; and more from this week’s most-read stories.


'You had a great brand. Egos killed it': Comments of the week


Readers respond to BB&T-SunTrust's rebranding, consider the future of home equity loans, debate the number of credit unions buying up community banks and more.


Hard sell ahead for BB&T-SunTrust as ‘Truist’ lands with a thud


Judging by day one on social media, you’d think the new Truist brand was a flop. But marketing and branding experts say the name has a lot going for it. What matters most will be how the two banks advocate for the name.


BB&T-SunTrust unveil postmerger name that nods to legacies


The combined company will be known as Truist, which plays off “trust,” a word the banks’ original names had in common.


First Tennessee, Capital Bank to be rebranded as First Horizon


The Memphis, Tenn., company said a common corporate identity for all its units made sense given a recent acquisition and its growth ambitions.


BB&T-SunTrust moniker mystery, Dimon's Wells blast, big banks and APIs: Top stories of the week


Suspense builds on what the new name of merged BB&T-SunTrust will be; JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon says Wells Fargo 'irresponsible' for lack of CEO plan; how APIs are being used at Citi, BBVA and other leading banks; and more from this week's most-read stories.