SunTrust

'Pure extortion of commerce': Comments of the week

05/30/19

Readers weigh in on community development at BB&T-SunTrust, consider the role that branches play in bank marketing and debate the future of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

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Suspense builds on new brand for BB&T-SunTrust

05/30/19

SunTrust CEO Bill Rogers on Thursday explained the direction he and BB&T chief Kelly King are going with the new name, but gave no hints on what it is or when it will be unveiled.

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'Merge or Die': How BB&T-SunTrust has changed the conversation

05/23/19

The biggest deal in more than a decade has sparked debate about the pressure for more bank consolidation and whether consumers will be hurt.

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Will BB&T-SunTrust serve the community or Wall Street?

05/21/19

BB&T’s chief executive has not prioritized meeting with local leaders and consumer advocates to discuss its merger plans, missing a valuable opportunity to create a new kind of large bank.

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10 years after resurrection, BankUnited eyes Atlanta, servicing exit

05/17/19

The moves are part of a plan CEO Rajinder Singh discussed in a conversation with American Banker.

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GreenSky loses key partner, raising concerns about its other bank relationships

05/16/19

Regions Financial said Thursday that it will not renew its contract with GreenSky — a move analysts say could prompt other banks to re-examine their lending arrangements with the fintech.

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Congress should review BB&T-SunTrust deal before agencies rule: Waters

05/10/19

The chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee said the panel will be holding its own public hearings on the proposed merger.

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BB&T, SunTrust clear key hurdle on road to merger

05/03/19

Concerns about job losses and political blowback still loom, but the two banks made it through a second day of public hearings hosted by the Fed relatively unscathed and with significant local support.

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What ruling on noncompete clauses means for banks — and job hunters

05/01/19

It just got harder for banks in Georgia to enforce noncompete agreements in employee contracts. For employees of two merging banks, BB&T and SunTrust, the timing couldn’t be better.

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Dimon and the pay gap, 5G's impact on banking, new Comerica CEO: Top stories of the week

04/26/19

How Jamie Dimon's salary ties into the broader discussion about pay inequity; how 5G could change the future of banking; Comerica's first new CEO in 17 years; and more from this week's most-read stories.

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