July 31, 2012

Federal Reserve Board announces approval of notice by BB&T Corporation

For immediate release

The Federal Reserve Board on Tuesday announced its approval of the notice by BB&T Corporation, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, to acquire all the voting shares of BankAtlantic, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, a federal savings association.

Attached is the Board's Order relating to this action.

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Last Update: July 31, 2012