Category Archives: Banking

Ameris Bancorp releases first-quarter financial statement

MOULTRIE, Ga., April 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameris Bancorp ABCB, +0.03% (the "Company") today reported operating net income of $16.5 million, or $0.50 per diluted share, for the quarter ended March 31, 2016, compared with $9.8 million, or $0.32 per diluted share, for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. Commenting on the Company's quarterly results,…
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Horry County State Bank parent company closes capital raise

HCSB Financial Corporation announced that it closed its previously announced private placement of 359,468,443 shares of its common stock at $0.10 per share and 905,315.57 shares of its Series A preferred stock at $10.00 per share to Castle Creek Capital Partners VI, L.P. and certain other institutional and accredited investors for gross proceeds of approximately…
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TD Bank names Michael Cooper Deployment Director, New Markets Tax Credit Program

Columbia, S.C. – February 24, 2016 – TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank®, has named Michael Cooper Deployment Director of the New Markets Tax Credit Program (NMTC) for TD Community Development Corporation. He will cover a national service market with the largest amount of activities in Florida, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania…
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Ameris Bank Mortgage Services Welcomes Greg McCoy as Mortgage Banker

Lexington, SC – Ameris Bank Mortgage Services is pleased to announce that Greg McCoy has joined the Ameris Bank team. As a Mortgage Banker, McCoy will be responsible for growing Ameris Bank’s Mortgage Services in the Lexington market. Since 1995, Greg has been committed to helping people achieve homeownership, whether purchasing a new home or…
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Synovus Bank Wins 26 Greenwich Excellence Awards

FEBRUARY 22, 2016, COLUMBUS, GA — Synovus has won 26 awards in the 2015 Greenwich Excellence Awards for Small Business Banking and Middle Market Banking. Among more than 600 U.S. banks evaluated by Greenwich Associates, 34 received awards for small business banking and 31 for middle market banking. Only two banks won more awards than…
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Travis Wright joins Columbia branch of Mortgage Network

State capital’s market is steadily improving and offers solid values for novice and experienced buyers, says 10-year banking veteran DANVERS, MA – January 27, 2016 ─ Travis Wright (NMLS# 642981) has joined Mortgage Network Inc., one of the largest independent mortgage lenders in the eastern U.S., as a loan officer in the company’s Columbia, South…
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Wells Fargo & Co. names Jack Marchette Pee Dee Market President

[caption id="attachment_772" align="alignleft" width="218"] Jack Marchette[/caption] FLORENCE, S.C., JAN. 26, 2016 – Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) has named Jack Marchette Pee Dee Market President and Business Banking Manager. Based in Florence, he is responsible for leading the Florence and Sumter Business Banking teams in identifying, acquiring and developing new business account relationships within…
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United Community Bank welcomes veteran mortgage banker Todd Coleman

Greenville, S.C. – January 5, 2016 – United Community Bank welcomes veteran mortgage banker Todd Coleman to the United Community Mortgage Services team as a Senior Loan Officer and Assistant Vice President. Coleman will serve the entire United footprint and will utilize his significant experience with doctor mortgage programs, purchase, refinance and construction lending. “Todd…
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Brent Ciliano

[caption id="attachment_143" align="alignleft" width="300"] Brent Ciliano[/caption] Brent Ciliano has joined First Citizens Bank as its Chief Investment Officer, leading the company’s Capital Management Group. Ciliano manages a team of investment professionals and serves as chair of Wealth Management’s Investment Strategy Committee. Ciliano received his bachelor’s degree from Drexel University in Philadelphia with a dual major…
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Julie Sizer

[caption id="attachment_110" align="alignleft" width="200"] Julie Sizer[/caption] Julie Sizer has been named chief bank operations officer at First Citizens Bank. In her new role, Sizer will lead the bank and branch operations support, central loan operations, customer care center and transaction operations support teams for the Raleigh, N.C.-based company. Sizer has more than a decade of…
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