Our Story

First Tennessee Bank, founded in 1864, is proud to be celebrating more than 150 years of serving the financial needs of its customers.

Today, First Tennessee’s holding company, First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE: FHN) is one of the top 50 largest bank holding companies in the U.S. in asset size and includes the following business lines:

  • First Tennessee Bank National Association, a regional banking subsidiary, serving customers as:
    • Capital Bank in Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia
    • First Tennessee Bank in Tennessee
  • FTN Financial, a capital markets subsidiary
  • FTB Advisors, Inc., the trade name for wealth management services available from First Tennessee Bank and its affiliates

Our Organization

First Horizon is an organization with a national reputation for excellence and leadership that is committed to financial integrity and stability.

Chairman, President & CEO D. Bryan Jordan
Headquarters Memphis, TN
Family of Companies First Tennessee Bank, Capital Bank, FTB Advisors, FTN Financial
History First Tennessee Bank founded in 1864; Merged with Capital Bank in 2017
Total Assets $40.8 billion
Loans $27.5 billion
Market Capitalization $4.2 billion
Common Equity Tier One Ratio 9.75%
Employees More than 5,500

Statistics are accurate as of 12/31/18 and are combined for First Horizon National Corporation and Capital Bank Financial Corp. Total Assets and Loans amounts are based on period-end balances.

A Strong Banking Tradition

First Tennessee Bank is a regional financial services company with a history of strength and stability. The company credits its commitment to people – its customers and its employees – for its sustained success over the past 150 years as well as for the national recognition it has received.

  • Working Mother magazine’s annual list of the 100 Best Companies since 1995
  • AARP Best Employers for Workers Over 50 list since 2003
  • Multiple Greenwich Excellence Awards for client satisfaction in 2016

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