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TOP FINANCE NEWS

Bank wrap: Commerce Union profits, F&M building plans

Newly public lender pushes NIM above 4%
Jul 31, 2015 10:29 AM

First Tennessee makes private client push

VPs make move from BofA, PNC; wealth advisory exec promoted to SVP
Jul 30, 2015 1:48 PM

Franklin Financial leaders outline health care lending goals

Ex-CapStar team expected to be double-digit component in two years
Jul 29, 2015 10:50 AM

Franklin Financial Q2 up 54%

Loans up $80M during quarter but deposits rose much faster still
Jul 29, 2015 6:56 AM

Strategy, marketing chief leaving Avenue

Bank co-founder headed to Owen, takes aim at entrepreneurial career
Jul 28, 2015 7:13 AM

Earnings wrap: Avenue, First Farmers

Mortgages power downtown lender’s fee income; better credit quality helps lift Columbia bank
Jul 24, 2015 2:36 PM

Pinnacle execs look to build on BHG investment

Health care lender has produced $1.5M in monthly profits since February
Jul 24, 2015 7:28 AM

Rehab on the way for Franklin Public Square landmark

First Tennessee to sell building but remain as tenant
Jul 23, 2015 3:13 PM

Fifth Third lands BofA exec

SVP had managed team of 70 from Charlotte
Jul 23, 2015 2:40 PM

Ex-ECD chief named to Pinnacle board

Private-equity veteran is second recent addition
Jul 23, 2015 7:04 AM

PEOPLE

First Tennessee makes private client push

VPs make move from BofA, PNC; wealth advisory exec promoted to SVP
Jul 30, 2015 1:48 PM
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Strategy, marketing chief leaving Avenue

Bank co-founder headed to Owen, takes aim at entrepreneurial career
Jul 28, 2015 7:13 AM
 |

Fifth Third lands BofA exec

SVP had managed team of 70 from Charlotte
Jul 23, 2015 2:40 PM
 |

Ex-ECD chief named to Pinnacle board

Private-equity veteran is second recent addition
Jul 23, 2015 7:04 AM

NEED TO KNOW

Area banks have been clawing their way out of the Great Recession with mixed results. Click here for our quarterly wrap-ups of the data they report to the FDIC.

The TNInvestco program run by the state's ECD and Revenue departments has chosen 10 investment funds to put to work about $145 million in early-stage companies based in Tennessee or moving here. Browse our extensive coverage of the program here.

In late January of 2012, Tennessee Commerce became the first Tennessee bank failure in almost 10 years. Click here to catch up on the before, during and after of the Franklin lender's demise.

A handful of Middle Tennessee's banks took the Treasury's cash in the scary days of late 2008 and early 2009. Since then, they have worked to repay their TARP tab. In some cases, it's been a relatively smooth path. But for some, the journey remains tortuous.