Tennessee

Proposed Tennessee de novo gets conditional regulatory approval

05/01/20

Organizers of Rockpoint Bank still need to raise $30 million before opening.

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North Carolina investment group buying Tennessee bank

03/30/20

The acquirer had pursued a de novo strategy in its home state but was unable to raise enough capital.

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Tennessee bankers start to assess tornado damage

03/04/20

Recovery from a massive storm that touched down near Nashville is in its early stages, but bankers are looking at fee waivers and increased access to cash for those who were affected.

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Veteran banker forms company to buy two Tennessee community banks

02/26/20

Lineage Financial Network, led by former Franklin Financial CEO Richard Herrington, plans to acquire Sumner Bank and Citizens Bank.

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CapStar to buy two banks in middle Tennessee

01/23/20

The company will acquire the parent company of First National Bank of Manchester and Bank of Waynesboro for $85 million.

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'Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity': Why Tennessee bank covets Atlanta

01/22/20

Terry Turner at Pinnacle Financial says big banks in the city, including Truist Financial and Wells Fargo, are "vulnerable" to new competitors.

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Tennessee bank's sale a cautionary tale on out-of-market lending

01/22/20

Franklin Financial agreed to be sold less than a year after issues surfaced in its portfolio of shared national credits.

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FB Financial to buy Franklin Financial in $611M deal

01/21/20

The proposed merger will create a $10 billion-asset bank based in Nashville, Tenn.

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Security Bank in Tennessee to buy neighboring lender

01/13/20

The bank will top $500 million in assets after it acquires F&M Bancshares.

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Tennessee banker faces difficult test after credit quality slips

01/01/20

Franklin Financial CEO J. Myers Jones is trying to reduce his company's exposure to shared national credits and health care loans, which have enjoyed solid yields but come with a downside.

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