BB&T Corp. and Sanwa Bank said they have created venture capital units to make equity investments in growing businesses.

BB&T Capital Partners, a subsidiary of the Winston-Salem, N.C., banking company with $40 million of capital, will make investments of $1 million to $5 million in small businesses in the Southeast.

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