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Fed, FDIC to hold public meetings on BB&T-SunTrust deal

03/14/19

The Federal Reserve and Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. will hold two public meetings on BB&T's planned purchase of SunTrust to consider the deal's impact on the U.S. banking system

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BB&T takes on another ambitious project — improving literacy rates

03/13/19

The regional bank, which recently agreed to buy SunTrust, is co-developing a game to help elementary-school kids learn to read.

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BB&T-SunTrust seek FDIC as primary federal regulator

03/12/19

The combined bank would be chartered in North Carolina, with the FDIC serving as its lead federal regulator, N.C. Banking Commissioner Ray Grace says. The merger partners had other options, including the Fed and the OCC.

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Will BB&T-SunTrust start a de novo wave?

03/12/19

Big bank mergers have historically been a catalyst for startups. Experts say it could happen again.

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BB&T-SunTrust deal came together with remarkable speed

03/11/19

It took less than six months to hammer out the biggest bank merger in more than a decade, and the price was one of the last things discussed, according to a new federal filing.

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Virginia bank sues North Carolina de novo over name

02/28/19

American National Bankshares is trying to force the proposed American Bank & Trust to change its name.

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North Carolina de novo receives FDIC approval

02/13/19

Now the organizers of American Bank & Trust must raise $20 million to open the state's first new bank since the financial crisis.

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Talent, deposits up for grabs after BB&T-SunTrust deal

02/08/19

Regional and community banks are eager to buy branches and hire top performers from the merging companies.

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BB&T, SunTrust to combine in $28B merger

02/07/19

The industry's largest acquisition in more than a decade will create the sixth-biggest bank in the country, with assets of more than $442 billion.

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BB&T, SunTrust to combine in $66B merger

02/07/19

The industry's largest acquisition in more than a decade will create the sixth-biggest bank in the country, with assets of more than $442 billion.

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