TITLE

Synovus Chief Counters Takeover Talk

PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
American Banker;4/8/2010, Vol. 175 Issue 54, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article mentions Richard Anthony, chief executive officer at Synovus Financial Corp., who says that Synovus is ready to buy bank failures.
ACCESSION #
49079671

 

Related Articles

  • Synovus Has Appetite for Bigger Buys. Davis, Paul // American Banker;11/21/2005, Vol. 170 Issue 223, p19 

    The article focuses on Synovus Financial Corp., which is interested in acquiring large banking companies. The Columbus, Georgia company's president and CEO, Richard Anthony, says that it is feasible for Synovus to seek more acquisitions in the $1 billion-asset range. Information about proposed...

  • Synovus Is Eyeing Buys in N.C., Va. Davis, Paul // American Banker;6/27/2006, Vol. 171 Issue 122, p1 

    The author reports that Richard Anthony, chief executive of Synovus Financial Corp., and other company officials have voiced their desire to expand into North Carolina and Virginia within the next two to five years. The corporation is targeting markets with favorable demographics. Synovia will...

  • Synovus Cutting Costs, Mulling Consolidation. Davis, Paul // American Banker;5/6/2008, Vol. 173 Issue 87, p2 

    The article reports that Richard Anthony, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Synovus Financial Corp., announced a major cost control initiative in response to a disappointing earnings report for the first quarter of 2008. Profits grew only 1 percent over the same period in 2007. Anthony said the...

  • Withering Capital at Synovus as Losses Grow. Davis, Paul // American Banker;11/17/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 207, p1 

    The article reports on the financial performance of Synovus Financial Corp. Synovus has been negatively impacted by residential and commercial real estate loans to the point where investors are concerned for credit quality and capital after 2009. Richard Anthony, chief executive officer of...

  • No Rest, Much Less Retirement, for Synovus' Anthony. Davis, Paul // American Banker;6/26/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 122, p1 

    The author reports on plans that Richard Anthony, the chief executive officer (CEO) of Synovus Financial Corp., has for the company. The author states that Anthony believes that the company does not need to take drastic measures in order to raise capital. Actions that Anthony feels that Synovus...

  • Synovus Posts Loss, Its Third Straight. Davis, Paul // American Banker;4/23/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 77, p16 

    The article reports on the financial performance of Synovus Financial Corp. Synovus has reported losses for three straight quarters and their loan-loss provision has dropped 20.2% since 2008. Richard Anthony, chairman and chief executive of Synovus, stated that the credit quality of its...

  • Will $1B in New Capital Get Synovus Over Hump? Davis, Paul // American Banker;5/10/2010, Vol. 175 Issue 71, p1 

    This article reports that Richard Anthony, chief executive of Synovus Financial Corp., is still optimistic about the company despite losses in the last seven quarters and persistent talk about a takeover. Anthony believes that the $1.1 billion in capital that was raised last week is a sign of...

  • Synovus Joins the Penny-Dividend Club. Davis, Paul // American Banker;3/11/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 47, p2 

    The article reports that the Synovus Financial Corp. reduced the dividend it pays shareholders to one penny paid per share. Commentary is provided by Richard Anthony, the chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of Synovus. Other topics include efforts by Synovus to elevate capital...

  • Synovus Reorganizes Top Ranks.  // American Banker;10/16/2003, Vol. 168 Issue 199, p17 

    Synovus Financial Corp. of Columbus, Georgia announced a top-level executive shuffle that separated the jobs of chairman and chief executive and created an heir apparent to lead the company in a few years. At a board meeting on Wednesday the $21 billion-asset company named James D. Yancey, 61,...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics