Fifth Third Bank History
For over 150 years, Fifth Third has provided quality financial products and services to its customers. Founded in Cincinnati, Ohio in the 1850’s, Fifth Third Bank derived from the Bank of Ohio Valley. 3rd National Bank bought the Bank of Ohio Valley in 1871 and by 1900, a merger was created between 3rd National Bank and 5th National Bank which led to a new organization called Fifth Third Bank. With solid banking practices and outstanding service to their customers, Fifth Third has been highly acclaimed as one of the “strongest top performing banks in the country”. Since the late 1800’s, Fifth Third has acquired or merged with dozens of financial institutions across the U.S. bringing it to over $1.3 billion in 2011 Net Income on $117 billion in total assets. Fifth Third operates over 1,300 retail banks and affiliates in various locations throughout twelve states including – Missouri, Georgia, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Florida, Kentucky, Ohio, North Carolina and Tennessee. Fifth Third has has a large interest in Vantiv, LLC (previously known as Fifth Third Processing Solutions) that is reputed to be one of the premier asset managers in the midwestern region of the U.S. with over $280 billion under management.
Fifth Third Products
In addition to the traditional personal and commercial banking platforms offering financial products like checking/savings accounts, CD’s, IRA’s, credit cards, asset management, student loans, car loans, lines of credit and mortgages, Fifth Third has been a key player in the development of the prepaid gift card market. American Express, MasterCard and a variety of Merchant gift cards can be purchased online at the Fifth Third Gift Card Center. Whether the occasion lends itself to an anniversary, a birthday, a graduation, a wedding, a holiday or even a baby shower, the Fifth Third Gift Card Center has a prepaid card available. American Express and MasterCard gift cards are recognized worldwide and are safe, convenient and easy to use. Some of the retail merchant partners associated with Fifth Third include: Subway, Foot Locker, Macy’s, Bed Bath and Beyond, Bass Pro Shops and Sears. If a company wishes to reward employee performance or show customer appreciation then Fifth Third can accommodate programs like: holiday bonuses/gifts, special employee recognition, sales incentives and product promotions. Various card designs are offered online through a safe, secure portal and cards can be denominated from as low as $25 to $2500 per issued card. Special inscriptions can be embossed with names or special messages.
|About Fifth Third Bank
|Stock Symbol:||Nasdaq: FITB|
|Corporate Headquarters:||Cincinnati, OH, United States of America|
|Address:||Fifth Third Center, 38 Fountain Square Plaza, Cincinnati, OH, 45263 / 888-294-8285 / [email protected]|
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