BB&T releases results of its annual stress test

Mar 20, 2014, 16:24 ET from BB&T Corporation

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT) today released the results of its annual company-run stress tests conducted in accordance with regulations of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (Fed) and the FDIC under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. This disclosure precedes BB&T's planned release of its Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review (CCAR) results, which are expected to be available March 26. The results are available in the Additional Disclosures section of the Investor Relations site on

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