Thu., October 17, 2013 8:30am
Atlanta-based SunTrust Banks Inc. has informed employees that it will cut 800 positions in its mortgage business. The bank joins others in a trend...
Mon., January 2, 2012 1:41pm
The federal government is working to wind down the bank-rescue called the Troubled Asset Relief Program. Three Georgia banks have repaid the...
Sat., September 3, 2011 7:47am
Regulators have closed two small banks in Georgia, bringing the total number of closures in the state this year to 19. Nationwide, the Federal...
Tue., August 23, 2011 3:03pm
Federal banking regulators want former officials of Atlanta-based Silverton Bank to pay $71 million in damages following Georgia's largest bank...
Tue., July 26, 2011 2:12pm
State Bank and Trust ranked number one by industry magazine. Bank Director Magazine says the bank is strong in assets, capital and profitability....
Thu., May 19, 2011 1:55pm
Community banks across the state are signing up for a federal program that gives incentives for lending to small businesses. It comes at a time when...
Thu., February 24, 2011 4:31pm
Two-thirds of the Georgia’s banks had improved earnings in 2010 and fewer institutions operated in the red, according to the fourth-quarter banking...
Mon., October 25, 2010 8:19am
The two most recent failures are the first in the state since three were closed in mid-September.
Wed., May 12, 2010 2:41pm
Georgia bank examiner positions are being left vacant because of a tight bu
Tue., December 29, 2009 7:45am
Five small Georgia banks have been added to a list of those needing to repa