Transactions That Enhance Relationships

If you are a corporate or municipal borrower, you are concerned with lowering your financing costs and gaining flexibility. As a business owner, you may be searching for a buyer, merger partner or financial structure to make your capital work more effectively.

If you invest for your company, pension fund, endowment, or city or town, you are seeking higher yields and lower risk. Synovus has the skill and experience to help you meet any of these objectives.


Solutions Rather Than Transactions

We put an extensive array of sophisticated financing, investing, growth and capitalization strategies within your reach. Of equal importance, our capital markets team thinks in terms of solutions rather than transactions. We can tailor an approach that is consistent with your overall financial strategy and long-term objectives. The result: You gain access to a wide range of promising new routes to success.

 Capital formation alternatives  Mezzanine or subordinated capital  Private placement services
 Real estate solutions  Corporate finance expertise  Long-term senior debt
 Bond and note underwriting  Full-service brokerage services  Fixed income trading

Tax-exempt Practice

Our tax-exempt practice includes structuring and marketing bond issues to finance projects typically required by cities and counties, e.g. roads, bridges, schools, hospitals, water and gas systems. For corporations, we complement the standard commercial lending alternatives with several options:

 Bonds and debentures  Commercial paper  Convertible securities
 Subordinate debt  Industrial development bonds  Preferred and common equity

Emphasis on fixed-income products

The Synovus institutional sales and trading teams provide the products, price execution and analytical support you need as well as accurate and concise reporting through our portfolio accounting, security analytics and asset-liability services. We place emphasis on fixed-income products:

 Treasuries  Agencies  Mortgage-backed securities
 Municipals  Corporate and short-term debt 

Investment products and services provided by Synovus are offered through Synovus Securities, Inc ("SSI"), Synovus Trust Company, N.A. ("STC"), GLOBALT, a separately identifiable division of STC and Creative Financial Group, a division of SSI. Trust services for Synovus are provided by Synovus Trust Company, N.A. The registered broker-dealer offering brokerage products for Synovus is Synovus Securities, Inc., member FINRA/SIPC. Investment products and services are not FDIC insured, are not deposits of or other obligations of Synovus Bank, are not guaranteed by Synovus Bank and involve investment risk, including possible loss of principal amount invested.

Synovus Securities, Inc. is a subsidiary of Synovus Financial Corp and an affiliate of Synovus Bank and Synovus Trust. Synovus Trust Company, N.A. is a subsidiary of Synovus Bank.