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Georgia Bank & Trust parent company earns $4 million in second quarter

...for the quarter was $13 million, a 2 percent drop from the previous year.Georgia Bank & Trust, the largest locally owned bank in the metro area, has 12 full-service offices. The company has mortgage operations in Augusta and Savannah.Southeastern...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-25/georgia-ban
Bank merger would combine Augusta's First Bank of Georgia with Atlanta financial corporation

...proposed merger was announced Tuesday that would combine First Bank of Georgia, one of Augusta's largest locally owned banks, with Atlanta-based State Bank Financial Corp.The signed definitive agreement would allow State Bank Financial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-06-24/bank-merger
Georgia Bank & Trust owner reports $3.8 million profit

...lower mortgage income due to significantly reduced origination volume."Georgia Bank & Trust, the largest locally owned bank in the Augusta metro area, has 12 full-service offices. The company has mortgage operations in Augusta and Savannah...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-25/georgia-bank-trust-owner-r
Slowing Chinese economy likely to pinch US, too

...growth fueled by consumer spending. The country is also contending with a surge in debt fueled by loans from state-owned banks. Outstanding credit has surged from the equivalent of 130 percent of China's economy in 2008 to 200 percent last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-06/slowing-chinese-economy-li
AP survey: China's lending bubble could threaten US and global economies if not defused

...global financial crisis to fuel growth. Big state-owned banks financed construction of homes, railroads and office...China cleared the way for the first five privately owned banks. The government hopes they will lend more to entrepreneurs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-28/ap-survey-chinas-lending-b
Democrats hold on to Senate majority

...treasurer Alexi Giannoulias for Obama's old seat. Giannoulias was dogged by legal woes at his opponent's family-owned bank, while Kirk had his own problems after exaggerating his military record. Obama made several campaign appearances for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2010-11
Georgia Elections | Elections | Georgia Statewide | Government | Metro | Elections
Former judge, lawmaker who served time in corruption scandal, dies

...to Spartanburg and started working on problems in the black community. He tried unsuccessfully to start a minority-owned bank by raising money mostly from black investors.He ran in 2004 for the U.S. Senate seat won by Republican Jim DeMint...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2011-10-09/former-judge-lawmaker-who-served-ti
Rants and raves

...teachers, the politicians or the parents? Obviously, it's all four! OUR IDIOT GOVERNMENT wants to bail out foreign owned banks. I'd like to see our entire ruling class fired and have it replaced by the first 800 names in the Columbia County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2008-10-03/rants-and-raves
Metro | Rants and raves
Across the area

...commencement speech by Ray Robinson, the chairman of the board of Citizens Trust Bank, the sixth-largest black-owned bank in the nation. The baccalaureate program will be at 4 p.m. Saturday at Gilbert Lambuth Memorial Chapel. Manager...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/30/met_126654.shtml
Metro | Aiken County Crime | Augusta State University
Across the area

...commencement speech by Ray Robinson, the chairman of the board of Citizens Trust Bank, the sixth-largest black-owned bank in the nation. The college will hold its baccalaureate program at 4 p.m. May 5 at Gilbert Lambuth Memorial Chapel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/27/met_126270.shtml
Metro | Aiken County Crime | Augusta State University | Butler High School