Tennessee

Cost control, increased lending pad quarterly profit at First Horizon

07/14/17

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.

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

06/16/17

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.

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

06/07/17

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.

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FB Financial retools M&A deal to address Fed concern

05/30/17

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.

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A Southeastern expansion at SmartFinancial

05/23/17

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

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First Horizon bets on SIFI changes with blockbuster deal

05/04/17

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.

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

05/04/17

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

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Former Tennessee Commerce exec admits to misleading FDIC

04/25/17

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

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Volunteer Bancorp in Tennessee considering selling itself

04/20/17

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

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

04/13/17

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

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