John B. Hagerty
The new Ameris brand will incorporate the image of a lion that was part of the logo of a bank it acquired in July. Provided
Declining interest rates weighed on the bottom line of Carolina Financial Corp.
The Midtown development in downtown Charleston marked an ownership milestone this week, with the original development group exiting a deal that took years to get off the drawing board.
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The agreements cover 27 colleges in six southern states.
A year after it set its sights on business borrowers in the Charleston region, one of the world's largest financial institutions is preparing to wade into the coastal area's consumer banking waters.
The BB&T-SunTrust tie-up will add a fresh wrinkle to the banking landscape in the Palmetto State, where the regional lenders operate about 140 branches with more than $11.4 billion in deposits.
The early reaction to "Truist" has been snarky. "It looks like a typo." But BB&T and SunTrust think their new brand is just swell.