Pinnacle hires Synovus exec to open first office in Atlanta


The Tennessee company said that Rob Garcia will be in charge of building a commercial banking team in the city.


Organizers plan de novo bank in Tennessee


Hamp Johnston, a former market executive at JPMorgan Chase, would serve as RockPoint Bank's president and CEO. The bank would be based in Chattanooga.


Will Iberiabank's no-premium deal touch off big-bank M&A wave?


The Louisiana company's willingness to combine with First Horizon without a big initial payday is fueling talk that other banks could be keen on selling at relatively inexpensive prices.


BB&T-SunTrust effect at play in First Horizon deal


First Horizon and Iberiabank solidified their resolve after BB&T and SunTrust announced their merger. Bryan Jordan, First Horizon's CEO, says he's convinced the earlier deal is having a similar influence at other regional banks.


First Horizon to buy Iberiabank in one of year's biggest bank mergers


The acquisition will create a Southeastern regional with $75 billion in assets across 11 states.


SmartFinancial returns to M&A with Progressive Savings purchase


The Tennessee company, which was outbid in an effort to buy a North Carolina bank earlier this year, will pay $41 million for a branch network in the middle part of its home state.


Reliant to gain niche lending business in acquisition


The Tennessee company has agreed to buy First Advantage, which specializes in financing manufactured housing purchases.


FB Financial to enter new Ky. market with FNB acquisition


The Tennessee company will gain access to the Bowling Green, Ky., market as part of the $52 million deal.


Reliant Bancorp adding scale in key Tennessee market with acquisition


The company agreed to buy Tennessee Community Bank Holdings, which has operations just west of Nashville.


A small change to Pinnacle's wellness program went a long way


The Tennessee bank was able to give employees more flexibility and cut its costs in half for its biometric screenings initiative.