W. RUFUS YATES
Senior Executive Vice President, and
President & CEO of BB&T Securities, LLC
Capital Markets Manager
Yates has more than thirty years experience in the financial services industry. He joined BB&T in 1989 through the merger of equals between BB&T and Southern National Bank in 1995. Prior to managing BB&T’s Corporate Banking, Capital Markets and Scott & Stringfellow Private Client Group activities, Rufus served as City Executive in High Point, North Carolina. In 2009, he became the President and Chief Executive Officer for Scott & Stringfellow, LLC. He also manages Clearview Correspondent Services, LLC, BB&T’s securities clearing broker dealer.
B.A., Economics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Series 7, 24 and 66 securities licenses
ABA Securities Association, Active Member
SIFMA (Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association), Board Member
U.S. Chamber of Commerce – Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness, Active Member
High Point University Board of Visitors, Active Member
Branch Banking and Trust Company, Member FDIC.
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