MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 3, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Tennessee will name its wealth management business FTB Advisors to raise the profile of an important, growing part of what the company offers customers. The name change signals that First Tennessee, a subsidiary of First Horizon National Corp. (NYSE:FHN), offers high-level investment expertise in addition to traditional banking services.
"We want everyone in our communities to know that they can get a local, personal approach to managing their investments from the same company they have trusted for nearly 150 years," said Popwell. "Helping people build wealth has been a key part of our business, and the new brand makes that clear."The launch of FTB advisors includes an advertising campaign, new signs on prominent buildings and a new website, www.FTBAdvisors.com, all aimed at distinguishing the group as the premier local provider of wealth management expertise. About First Horizon The 4,300 employees of First Horizon National Corp. (NYSE:FHN) provide financial services through more than 170 bank locations in and around Tennessee and 21 FTN Financial Group offices in the U.S. and abroad. First Tennessee Bank has the leading combined market deposit share in the counties where it does business and one of the highest customer retention rates of any bank in the country. FTN Financial is a capital markets industry leader in fixed income sales, trading and strategies for institutional clients in the U.S. and abroad. FHN has been recognized as one of the nation's best employers by AARP and Working Mother magazines. More information is available at www.fhnc.com. FHN-G
CONTACT: First Horizon Contacts: FTB Advisors, Tripp Thompson, (901)818-6155 Media Relations, Jack Bradley, (901)523-4813