Sat., January 12, 2013 12:00pm
Seven former officers of a failed Georgia bank, including its ex-president, have been indicted on federal bank fraud charges.
Wed., July 11, 2012 7:56am
Investigators are trying to determine whether a missing south Georgia bank director accused of embezzling $17 million is dead or on the run. Aubrey Lee Price disappeared last month. He sent notes to his family saying he planned to board a ferry in Florida and jump to his death.
Fri., September 23, 2011 1:42pm
Atlanta-based SunTrust bank has bought nearly $11 million of government-owned stock warrants that were part of the federal TARP program. The bank repaid $5 billion in federal aid in March, which covered the government’s preferred stock holdings. Thursday’s buyback is for a portion of the common stock warrants held by the Treasury Department.
Tue., April 26, 2011 12:12pm
Synovus released its first quarter earnings report today, detailing a net loss of $93 M, both an improvement over a year ago and beating industry expectations. The bank attributed about one quarter of this year’s losses to restructuring costs as they seek to lay off about 15% of workers this year.
Wed., June 2, 2010 4:14pm
Signs and systems at nearly 280 Wachovia bank stores across Georgia will...
Fri., January 1, 2010 4:47pm
The news caps off a dismal year for Georgia banks
Wed., November 11, 2009 8:45am
Rep. James Mills says Georgia’s banks are failing because federal regulator
Thu., August 20, 2009 4:32pm
According to the FBI, the 45 robberies between March and June rank Georgia
Mon., July 27, 2009 2:40pm
Another weekend in Georgia brought yet another bank failure for the state.