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Pascagoula MS: M&M Bank to Acquire Mobile, Alabama Branch from Bank OZK
July 08, 2020

Pascagoula MS: Merchants & Marine Bank (“M&M Bank”) and Bank OZK have entered into a definitive agreement for M&M Bank to acquire Bank OZK’s Mobile office.  
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Atlanta GA: Kabbage Soars to Over 209,000 Approved PPP Applications for $5.8B
July 07, 2020

Atlanta GA: Kabbage, Inc. is the single-largest Paycheck Protection Program lending accomplishment by a FinTech company, outperforming some of America’s largest banks.  
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Memphis TN: First Horizon National and IBERIABANK Complete Merger of Equals
July 06, 2020

Memphis TN: First Horizon National Corp. and IBERIABANK Corp. announced completion of their all-stock merger of equals and will operate under the First Horizon name.  
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Birmingham AL: BBVA to Open 15 New Branches in Texas
July 03, 2020

Birmingham AL: BBVA USA announced approval to open 15 new branches across Texas, the Birmingham Alabama headquartered bank’s largest market in its U.S. footprint.  
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Jacksonville FL: FIS Selects Ten Startups for 2020 Fintech Accelerator Program
July 02, 2020

Jacksonville FL: The FIS Fintech Accelerator program is focused on identifying startup firms in 30 countries with technologies that advance the way the world pays, banks and invests.  
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Greenville SC: Anderson Federal Credit Union and SC Telco Announce Proposed Merger
July 01, 2020

Greenville SC: The Anderson Federal Credit Union (AFCU) and SC Telco Federal Credit Union merger would bring the combined organization to $500 million in assets.  
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Charlotte NC: BB&T Insurance Holdings Rebrands as Truist
June 30, 2020

Charlotte NC: With $30 billion in premium in 2019, Truist Insurance Holdings is the fifth-largest insurance broker in the U.S. and sixth-largest in the world.  
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Miami FL: Miami Fintech Bringing Gold Payments to US & International Users
June 29, 2020

Miami FL: Fintech Coro Global Inc. is building a global payment app for gold and other currencies and has just obtained licenses for Florida and Alaska, with more approvals to come.  
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Miami FL: GrapeStars Accelerates Marketplace For Celebrity Wine & Spirits
June 26, 2020

Miami FL: GrapeStars, the one-of-a-kind marketplace for celebrity wine & spirits, announces a crowdfunding campaign to create a community of celebrity wine & spirits fans.  
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Atlanta GA: Urjanet Raises $14.6 Million Round Led by Equifax
June 25, 2020

Atlanta GA: The Urjanet Utility Bill Capture for Payments delivers recurring, touchless utility and telecom bills every month, automating B2B and consumer bill payments.  
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Wilmington NC: Cloud Banking Startup nCino Targets $100M IPO
June 24 2020

Wilmington NC: The Wilmington-based firm disclosed it had filed a registration statement with the SEC for an initial public offering of stock and seeks as much as $100M.  
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Atlanta GA: How Kabbage Saved Its Small Business Lending Operation During a Pandemic
June 23 2020

Atlanta GA: Kabbage wasn’t built with a public health crisis in mind, but its algorithmic underwriting and easy-to-use interfaces was needed to do lending at the new scale.  
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