Franklin Street Partners

Bob Newell, CEO of Franklin Street Partners, announces the acquisition of Franklin Street Partners by Fifth Third Bancorp. Fifth Third Bancorp (Nasdaq: FITB) and Franklin Street Partners, Inc. jointly announced today the signing of a definitive agreement under which Fifth Third Bank will acquire Franklin Street Advisors. See full announcement

At Franklin Street Partners, we combine perspective on the financial markets with a deep understanding of the goals of our clients, whether individuals, multi-generational families, foundations or institutions. Because we are privately owned, our perspective is our own. And because we make a fiduciary commitment to each client, your interests are the driving force in each investment decision we make.


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