About one-third of Bank Atlantic’s employees will lose their jobs as early as October.
One more Florida landmark is about to disappear from the horizon with Tuesday’s approval by federal banking regulators of the sale of hometown BankAtlantic to North Carolina-based BB&T. Most of the nearly 80 BankAtlantic branches will get the new name by the end of the year, but still unknown is how many jobs will be lost by the sale.
A former Pompano Beach man believed to have robbed a Deerfield Beach branch of BankAtlantic Wednesday was arrested almost a thousand miles away Thursday in a small Tennessee town.
The parent company of one of Florida’s biggest banks is coming under fire for allegedly duping investors as real estate loans took a turn for the worse in 2007.
BB&T Corp. plans to expand its presence in South Florida by acquiring nearly five and half billion in healthy loans, deposits and bank branches from BankAtlantic.
The Rusell Reading and Life Skills Foundation and BankAtlantic present a special event that honors and empowers mothers and grandmothers.
The Children’s Services Council of Broward County, Neighbors 4 Neighbors, and BankAtlantic team up to collect basic school supplies for children in need.
A local artist with a commitment to the class room hopes his art will give his students a voice.
An ex-Hialeah cop and son of former Hialeah Police Chief Rolando Bolaños surrendered at the Miami-Dade jail Tuesday, to begin serving a 364 day sentence for strong armed robbery.
South Florida financial staple BankAtlantic announced Friday it laid off 75 workers, or 6 percent of it’s workforce, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel is reporting.