BB&T en BB&T Adding 1,700 Jobs in Greensboro <p>BB&amp;T plans to bring 1,700 jobs to Greensboro in the next five years.</p> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 20:20:00 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 2947 at BB&T Expands Banking to South Florida <p>Winston-Salem-based BB&amp;T is moving forward with plans to expand its banking operations in southeast Florida.<br><br><strong>Leoneda Inge:</strong>&nbsp; BB&amp;T is one of the oldest and largest banks under the state’s banking supervision.&nbsp;&nbsp; Ray Grace is North Carolina’s Acting Commissioner of Banks.&nbsp; He says acquiring Bank Atlantic restores the luster to BB&amp;T’s image as a growing institution after PNC’s acquisition of RBC.<br> Fri, 17 Aug 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Leoneda Inge 1880 at BB&T Acquires Florida Bank for $5.4 Billion <p>Winston-Salem based BB&amp;T is acquiring part of Florida’s BankAtlantic.<br><br>The bank will pay $300 million in exchange for nearly $5.5 billion in loans and deposits. The North Carolina company will not take on any loans at risk of default or bad assets in the merger. BB&amp;T CFO Darryl Bible says the acquisition is ultimately safe.<br> Tue, 01 Nov 2011 20:25:00 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 7287 at