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Regions puts $3.5 billion TARP debt behind it

April 4, 2012

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Just days after closing its sale of investment brokerage Morgan Keegan & Co. to Raymond James, Regions Financial Corp. has paid its $3.5 billion Troubled Asset Relief Program, or TARP, debt. Regions, Mississippi’s market leader in retail banking, said in a press statement Wednesday that it repurchased $3.5 billion of Series A Preferred Stock issued […]

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Regions selling $900 million in stock to help repay TARP

March 13, 2012

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Regions Financial Corp. is setting the stage for repaying $3.5 billion in Troubled Asset Relief Program, or TARP, money it owes the U.S. Treasury. The Birmingham-based bank, which holds the leading market share for banks in Mississippi, Tuesday announced a $900 million common stock offering to raise money to buy back the $3.5 million Series […]

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