Financial Services >> Analyst Interviews >> April 1, 2003

Regional Banks: Chris Marinac – Suntrust Robinson Humphrey

Chris Marinac, Managing Director, joined Suntrust Robinson Humphrey in 1997, after becoming a Financial Analyst in 1993. He graduated summa cum laude from Kent State University with a BBA in Finance/Accounting. He oversees the Financial Services group, which includes coverage in banking and thrifts. Prior experience includes five years at Interstate/Johnson Lane Corporation as a Financial Analyst covering financial institutions, finance companies and REITs. He is a member of the Bank & Financial Analysts Association, the Association of Investment Management and Research, NAREIT, the Atlanta Apartment Association, and the Atlanta Society of Financial Analysts. He earned his Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation in 1998. Profile
TWST: Chris, what's gone on in the regional bank segment over the

past year or so?

Mr. Marinac: We have seen an economy, which has slowed and

continues to be questionable in terms of its near