Category Archives: Finance

United Community Banks, Inc. and NLFC Holdings Corp., the Parent of Navitas Credit Corp., Announce Merger Agreement

• Acquisition of high-performing, scalable equipment finance platform with a national reach and a proven management team • Strategically compelling transaction, combining United's liquid balance sheet, low cost funding and excess capital with Navitas' proven growth capabilities • Financially compelling combination that adds approximately $0.20 to earnings per share in the first full year of…
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Fintrust Releases Research Report

Greenville, SC – FinTrust Investment Advisors has released a new research report entitled ARE STOCKS TOO HIGH TO BUY? A BENJAMIN GRAHAM ANALYSIS OF THE DOW JONES INDUSTRIAL AVERAGE. Partner Allen Gillespie states, “Two-thirds of the DJIA's 30 component companies are manufacturers of industrial and consumer goods while the others represent diverse industries. Today, stocks…
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United Community Bank Expands Greenville Team with Addition of Bill Durrell

[caption id="attachment_19216" align="alignleft" width="240"] Bill Durrell[/caption] Greenville, S.C. – January 2, 2017 – United Community Bank is pleased to welcome Bill Durrell as Commercial Relationship Manager. Durrell brings more than 30 years of financial experience to his new role, and will be based out of United’s East North Street office. “Bill’s wealth of banking knowledge…
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William M. Coxe, Jr. Joins Greenwood Capital, Expanding Wealth Team

GREENVILLE S.C. – Greenwood Capital is pleased to announce that William MacAllister Coxe, Jr. has joined the Wealth Management team as a Private Client Advisor at its newly constructed 201 West McBee Avenue offices. As a Private Client Advisor, Mr. Coxe is responsible for creating and cultivating high net-worth financial planning and investment advisory relationships…
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United Community Bank Angel Tree Provides Christmas to Upstate Children

[caption id="attachment_18992" align="alignnone" width="640"] Augusta Street Team[/caption] Greenville, S.C. (December 12, 2017)— United Community Bank is proud to announce that its Upstate branches provided Christmas gifts for 385 children through the bank’s annual Angel Tree program. Participating branches placed a tree in their lobby with a child’s information on each “Be an Angel” tag. This…
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Standard & Poor’s Affirms Greenville Water’s Credit Standing

Standard & Poor’s Affirms Greenville Water’s Credit Standing Report cites affordable rates and strong management. Greenville SC- November 14, 2017- Standard & Poor’s has affirmed Greenville Water’s ‘AAA’ rating. Standard & Poor's Financial Services LLC is an American financial services company. It is a division of S&P Global that publishes financial research and analysis on…
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Keynote Frank Abagnale Featured At Second Annual FinTrust Financial Forum

[caption id="attachment_17739" align="alignnone" width="1344"] Keynote Frank Abagnale Featured At Second Annual FinTrust Financial Forum[/caption] Greenville, SC – FinTrust Investment Advisors held its second annual financial forum on Thursday, October 5, at the Hyatt Regency in Greenville, South Carolina. This year, the forum featured keynote speaker was Frank Abagnale. Abagnale shared details of his exceptional life,…
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Second Annual FinTrust Financial Forum – Featuring Keynote Speaker Frank Abagnale

Greenville, SC – FinTrust Investment Advisors is pleased to announce it will host its second annual financial forum featuring keynote speaker Frank Abagnale Thursday, October 5 at the Hyatt Regency in Greenville South Carolina Keynote speaker Frank Abagnale will be providing insight into his life story, which is the inspiration behind award-winning movie and Broadway…
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Accord Financial, Inc. Promotes Three Standout Employees

Accord Financial, Inc.—a provider of distinctive senior debt solutions to companies in transition—is proud to announce the promotion of two members of our Client Services Team and one from our Accounting Department. Marilyn Batson—who has been with Accord for 27 years and tackles a broad range of accounting, administrative and systems management duties—has been promoted…
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