Fifth Third Bank is a U.S. regional banking corporation and the principal subsidiary of Fifth Third Bancorp.
Fifth Third has its roots in the 1858 opening of the Bank of Ohio Valley in Cincinnati. Third National Bank opened five years later and acquired the Bank of Ohio Valley in 1871.
Fifth Third Bancorp is publicly traded on the NASDAQ under the symbol FTTB, is #361 in the Fortune 500, is a member of the S&P 500, has 19,446 employees, and had $67.713 billion in revenue in 2017.
On December 6, 2019, the bank experienced a computer outage that resulted in debit cards being denied at POS and ATM’s denying cash requests. All systems were recovered within 24 hours, and Fifth Third Bank offered customers a $50 credit for their inconvenience.
Headquarters for Fifth Third Bank are still located in Cincinnati, Ohio.