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U.S. Fed approves merger between BB&T, SunTrust Banks

26 days ago   |   By Reuters

The U.S. Federal Reserve said on Tuesday it approved a merger between BB&T Corp and SunTrust Banks Inc , sealing the biggest tie-up of banks since the 2007-2009 global financial crisis.
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