Tennessee

SmartFinancial to nearly double in size with purchase of N.C. bank

01/15/19

The Tennessee company will have $4 billion in assets and 47 branches in six states when it buys Entegra Financial.

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Atlantic Capital selling branches in north Georgia, Tennessee

11/14/18

The company is selling 14 branches, including several around Chattanooga, Tenn., and its mortgage business to FB Financial so it can focus on its Atlanta operations and national lending businesses.

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Fed allows investor to boost stake in CapStar

11/09/18

The Nashville, Tenn., company had opposed a request by Gaylon Lawrence to boost his ownership to 15%.

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Farm Credit System makes a consumer push, and bankers push back

10/31/18

Bankers complain that the quasi-governmental system's new program designed to make more residential loans in four states goes well beyond its original mission.

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First Horizon to book big 3Q gain from selling Visa stock

09/12/18

The Tennessee regional said the sale should boost quarterly profit by $160 million.

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Merger costs dent First Horizon profits

07/17/18

One-time items included $43.2 million of second-quarter expenses related to the Capital Bank acquisition, but First Horizon executives forecast sizable savings from the deal.

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Private investor to buy Florida bank

07/16/18

P. Byron DeFoor, who already has majority stakes in two community banks, is planning to buy First Columbia Bancorp.

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FNS Bancshares in Ala. wades into Georgia with small bank acquisition

06/28/18

FNS Bancshares has agreed to buy Catoosa Bancshares in Fort Oglethorpe, Ga., in all-cash deal.

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SmartFinancial in Tennessee lands another acquisition

06/28/18

SmartFinancial has agreed to buy Foothills Bancorp for $36 million. It would be SmartFinancial's fifth bank acquisition since 2012.

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CapStar to expand in southeastern Tenn. with Athens Bancshares deal

06/11/18

The company will pay $114 million to gain 10 branches and $482 million in assets.

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