Metropolitan recruits BancorpSouth SVP

CRE specialist, others come on board ahead of Franklin office opening
Aug 25, 2015 2:53 PM

Franklin Synergy adds Brentwood SVP

Veteran commercial lender makes move from BancorpSouth
May 27, 2014 6:59 AM

FirstBank lands BancorpSouth lending team

Bank sends 'clear signal' in bringing on residential construction group
May 23, 2014 10:56 AM

Metropolitan Bank recruits veteran private banker

Move reunites NBC alum with market CEO Menkel
Mar 25, 2014 9:32 AM

CapStar names retail, private banking chief

Industry veteran has been regional leader at Wachovia, BancorpSouth
Jul 18, 2012 10:04 AM

Southeast Financial on the move in Memphis

Southeast Financial Credit Union has acquired a former BancorpSouth branch in Germantown for $1.8 million and will move its Midtown Memphis office out there. The Franklin-based institution finished 2010 with assets of about $400 million.

Jul 27, 2011 7:10 AM

Gulf Coast merger lifts regional bank stocks

Regional bank Hancock Holding's news that it will buy Gulf Coast peer Whitney Holding Corp. for about $1.4 billion — a deal one analyst calls 'spectacular' — has provided another boost to the shares of some of Middle Tennessee's leading banks. Heading into the last 40 minutes of trading, the stocks of Regions Financial, First Horizon, Pinnacle Financial and Tennessee Commerce all are up 3 percent or more. Shares of BancorpSouth, which does most of its business close to the combined Whitney/Hancock's turf, are higher by some 10 percent.
Dec 22, 2010 2:23 PM

Again with the blame-Nashville-for-our-bad-loans thing?

In reporting his team's third-quarter profits of $11.3 million, BancorpSouth CEO Aubrey Patterson singled out seemingly every market outside his home state as being major contributors to the company's bad-loan load. At least it looks like we behaved better than Missouri. Phew. SEE ALSO: Middle Tennessee still burning Cadence
Oct 26, 2010 8:06 AM

Mixed local signals from regional banks

Looking for a read on the state of troubled loans in the Nashville area? You won't get a clear picture from regional players BancorpSouth and Cadence Financial, which both have a small presence in Middle Tennessee. The former (Ticker: BXS) says Nashville is among its biggest trouble spots even though area deposits account for only about 1 percent of its total. The latter (Ticker: CADE), which has been lamenting its local loan losses for more than a year, now says its past-due load in the area is lightening.
Jul 23, 2010 12:09 PM

Five questions for Nashville's banks

As the dust begins to settle, here are some key issues for local lenders [From our print edition featured in Monday's City Paper]
Feb 7, 2010 10:27 PM