WASHINGTON -- SunTrust Banks Inc. said it is considering acquiring the approximately 85% of Florida Westcoast Banks Inc. that it does not already own.

SunTrust disclosed the possibility of an acquisition in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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