BB&T Awards

BB&T has been recognized by our clients for quality service, and by external audiences for excellence in performance. These are some of the most recent awards and commendations earned by BB&T:


  • Top 20 of the World's Strongest Banks

    BB&T was named among the Top 20 of the World's Strongest Banks by Bloomberg Markets magazine in May 2012.

  • Best Customer Service Practices Bank

    BB&T was named Best Customer Services Practices Bank - USA by Intercontinental Finance magazine in their 2012 Global Banking Awards

  • Greenwich Excellence Awards

    BB&T was named a 2012 Greenwich Excellence Award Winner by Greenwich Associates, a leading financial services research firm. BB&T was the winner of 22 Excellence Awards in Middle Market and Small Business Banking.

  • America's Best Banks

    BB&T was recognized as one of "America's Best Banks" by Forbes. Out of the 100 biggest banks in the U.S., BB&T ranked #37, up from last year's ranking #42. Any bank between #1 and #50 was considered one of America's Best Banks, while those ranking 50-100 were considered America's Worst Banks.

  • TNS Choice Awards

    BB&T ranked 1st in the 2012 TNS Choice Awards for Small Business Banking and the 2012 TNS Choice Awards for Middle Market Banking.

  • The Wall Street Journal and Financial Times/StarMine

    The Wall Street Journal and Financial Times/StarMine consistently rank BB&T Capital Markets among top equity research analysts for their stock selection and earnings estimation performance.

  • Best in Class Awards

    BB&T Retirement & Institutional Services earned 33 Best in Class awards for Participant Services and Sponsor Services among 401(k) providers in a 2012 national survey by PLANSPONSOR magazine.

  • ASTD's 2012 BEST Award

    BB&T was recognized by the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) for its training programs and awarded ASTD's 2012 BEST Award. ASTD honored 30 organizations throughout the world including BB&T, which ranked 6th. This is the 5th year BB&T has received this coveted award.

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  • Dec18

    BB&T to acquire select Texas branches from Citibank Transaction moves BB&T to a top-20 bank in Texas.

  • Dec12

    BB&T creates new Texas region, including Houston, Austin, San Antonio; Toomey named regional president.