Cost control, increased lending pad quarterly profit at First Horizon


First Horizon reported lower fee income in the second quarter. The company said it is making progress planning for its pending purchase of Capital Bank Financial.


What’s in store for the nation’s newest regional bank


Pinnacle Financial Partners closed in on $20 billion in assets by buying BNC. It now has to integrate the North Carolina bank, while finding ways to boost profit and adapt to increased regulatory burden.


So you want to bank a rock’n’roll star ...


Lending and managing money for recording artists and labels can be a profitable niche. But volatile income streams, intellectual property challenges and business model upheaval can trip up the inexperienced.


FB Financial retools M&A deal to address Fed concern


The company was set to sell a 24% stake in itself to buy two Tennessee banks but has restructured the arrangement to avoid a potential conflict cited by a regulator.


A Southeastern expansion at SmartFinancial


The Tennessee bank has agreed to pay nearly $85 million for Capstone Bancshares in Alabama.


First Horizon bets on SIFI changes with blockbuster deal


First Horizon CEO Bryan Jordan explains why he thinks policymakers will change the $50 billion asset cutoff and justify the regional bank's big acquisition.


First Horizon to buy Capital Bank in N.C. for $2.2 billion


The acquisition will make the Tennessee company one of the biggest banks in the Southeast with more than $40 billion in assets.


Former Tennessee Commerce exec admits to misleading FDIC


Lamar Cox pleaded guilty to hiding losses while the bank held government funds. Tennessee Commerce failed in 2012.


Volunteer Bancorp in Tennessee considering selling itself


The company has hired an investment bank to help it consider strategic alternatives, which could also include recapitalizing.


First Horizon's earnings rise on loan growth, cost control


The Memphis, Tenn., also reported an improvement in credit quality during the first quarter.