Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB) operates through four segments: Commercial Banking, Branch Banking, Consumer Lending, and Investment Advisors. The Commercial Banking segment offers credit intermediation, cash administration, and financial services; lending and depository products; and foreign exchange and international trade finance, derivatives and capital markets services, asset-based lending, real estate finance, public finance, commercial leasing, and syndicated finance for business, government, and professional customers. The Branch Banking segment provides deposit and loan products to individuals and small businesses. This segment offers checking and savings accounts, home equity loans and lines of credit, credit cards, and loans for automobiles and personal financing needs. The Consumer Lending segment engages in direct lending activities that include origination, retention, and servicing of residential mortgage and home equity loans or lines of credit; and indirect lending activities, counting loans to consumers through correspondent lenders and automobile dealers. The Investment Advisors segment provides various investment alternatives for individuals, companies, and not-for-profit organizations. It offers retail brokerage services to individual clients; and broker dealer services to the institutional marketplace.
This segment also provides asset administration services; holistic strategies to affluent clients in wealth planning, investing, insurance, and wealth protection; and advisory services for institutional clients comprising states and municipalities. As of December 31, 2015, the company operated 1,254 full-service banking centers, counting 95 Bank Mart locations, in addition to 2,593 automated teller machines in 12 states throughout the Midwestern and Southeastern regions of the United States. Fifth Third Bancorp was founded in 1862 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.
PrivateBancorp Inc (PVTB) perates as the holding company for The Private Bank and Trust Company that provides customized business and personal financial services to middle market companies, business owners, executives, entrepreneurs, and families in the United States. It offers commercial and personal banking products and services, counting checking, savings, and money market deposit accounts; interest-bearing and non-interest bearing demand deposits; health savings accounts; and certificates of deposits.
The company also provides commercial, real estate, and personal lending products and services comprising home equity loans and lines of credit, auto loans, secured and unsecured loans, and overdraft protection loans; commercial real estate loans, such as one-to-four family non-owner occupied housing units, multi-family real estate, office buildings, warehouses, retail space, mixed use buildings, and vacant land; and construction loans.
In addition, it offers private banking, asset investment administration, personal trust and estate administration, custodial and escrow, retirement plans, and brokerage services. As of December 31, 2015, the company had 35 offices in 12 states. PrivateBancorp, Inc. was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.