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Synovus lowers loan growth outlook amid surge in CRE payoffs

10/22/19

The Columbus, Ga., company had been counting on increased volume to offset a squeeze in net interest margins.

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Executives at Miami-area microlender apply to form a bank

10/10/19

OUR Community Bank would focus on small-business loans with an emphasis on underserved Hispanic and Latino communities in South Florida.

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Small bank’s big digital goal: Launch 3 niche banks

10/01/19

Surety's first online bank, booyah, is aimed at college students and young grads.

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Longtime CenterState executive to retire

09/27/19

Ernest Pinner, who co-founded the Florida company in 1999, will become non-executive chairman in January.

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City National to buy another South Florida bank

09/25/19

The Miami unit of Chile’s Banco de Credito e Inversiones is acquiring Executive National Bank. It bought Miami's TotalBank last year.

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OptimumBank, Interamerican finally free of post-crisis regulatory orders

09/23/19

The Florida banks had spent years addressing credit quality and capital issues.

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Georgia bank agrees to sale to Florida credit union

09/17/19

First Commerce Credit Union's agreement to buy Citizens Bank brings to 14 the number of deals this year in which a credit union is buying a bank.

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Bankers fight back against credit union takeovers

09/12/19

An increase in credit union acquisitions of banks has been a blow to the morale of many commercial bankers, and some of their trade organizations are trying to slow down the trend. There may be little they can do.

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FDIC approves Florida group's de novo application

08/26/19

Organizers of Silver River Community Bank must raise $17 million before opening.

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Rival South Florida banks team up to go after bigger fish

08/18/19

Professional Bank and Marquis Bank, both of Coral Gables, have been competing against each other for more than a decade. Now they are merging in hopes of landing larger clients and making better use of technology being developed in Professional's innovation lab.

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