Major banks in the Atlanta, Georgia area as of 2015 include Sun Trust Bank, Wells Fargo, Bank of America, Synovus Bank and Branch Banking & Trust Company, according to the Atlanta Business Chronicle. Ranked in terms of deposits, Sun Trust is the most prolific, accruing over $40 billion in 2014. Wells Fargo ranks at number two in terms of deposits at $32 billion but is the Atlanta area leader in terms of total assets at nearly $1.5 trillion in 2014.Continue Reading
Sun Trust Bank's headquarters are in the Atlanta area. The bank operates 1,497 branches and 2,243 ATMs throughout the southern part of the United States, with its highest concentration in Georgia and Florida.
Wells Fargo is headquartered in San Francisco, California. It serves approximately 70 million customers spread across the United States and 35 other countries. Wells Fargo has more than 9,000 retail branches and over 12,000 ATMs.
Bank of America is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina. It has a customer base of approximately 50 million, which it serves through 5,151 banking centers, 16,259 ATMs and online banking functions. Bank of America has branches in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and over 40 countries worldwide.
Synovus Bank is one of the largest community banks in the southeast. It has 47 locations in the greater Atlanta area.
BB&T is based in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. It operates 1,824 financial centers in 15 states.Learn more about Banks