Synovus ends long stay on bench with three deals

Gillam, Carey
April 1998
American Banker;4/24/1998, Vol. 163 Issue 77, p5
Trade Publication
States that Synovus Financial Corporation of Columbus Georgia has improved its profit mix and will be making some bank acquisitions during 1998. Details on the agreement made to purchase three banks which will add $564 million to its assets; Indication that profit gains at Total Systems Service of which Synovus owns 80.7% has made buying easier; Comments from Thomas J. Prescott, chief financial officer.


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