Governments and Municipalities

Go local for help in managing your governments and municipality's finances and assets.

At SunTrust and STI Institutional & Government, a SunTrust subsidiary, our financial professionals have decades of combined experience helping local government officials manage their finances and assets wisely. Since our professionals are located in your community, we make our decisions locally and can tailor our government banking services to fit your circumstances and objectives.

We understand the budgetary pressures state and local officials are under and we work with you to devise sound investment and portfolio management strategies. We also strive to help you generate additional revenues and new revenue streams. And we advise you on ways to reduce costs through automated collections and payables processing—all to help keep your budget balanced.

Our municipal and government banking services give public sector clients tools and resources that can help them run state and local governments more efficiently.

  • Treasury and Payments
    A wide range of tools to help you manage working capital more efficiently, including convenient online fund transfers and payments.
  • Purchasing Card
    Give your employees a simple way to make business purchases, while you maintain total control over spending.
  • Cash and Check Processing
    Services to help you expedite payments collection and processing.
  • Corporate Card
    Manage employee spending, monitor vendor expenses and control cash flow more effectively.
  • Merchant Services
    An array of products and services to expedite point-of-sale, phone, mail and Internet transactions.
  • Core Credit Solutions
    From short-term working capital to longer term financing, we offer a variety of credit and loan solutions.
  • Tax-Exempt Finance
    Fixed and variable rate bond issuances for tax-exempt industrial projects, community development and more.
  • Escrow Solutions
    Tailored escrow solutions to help clients better manage the financial risk associated with a broad range of business transactions.
  • Retirement Plan Solutions
    Cost-effective, customized retirement plans that will help you build staff loyalty and attract and retain top employees. 
  • Institutional Investment Management
    Investment advisory solutions that include discretionary outsourced investment management, non-discretionary consulting and custody services for short and long term assets. 

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

SunTrust Bank and its affiliates are not acting as a municipal advisor and the information presented to any customer is not intended to be, and does not constitute, advice within the meaning of Section 975 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. SunTrust Bank is not acting as an advisor to you and does not owe a fiduciary duty pursuant to Section 15B of the Exchange Act to you with respect to the information and material contained in this website or any other information communicated to you. SunTrust is acting for its own interests. You should discuss any information and material contained in this communication with any and all internal or external advisors and experts that you deem appropriate before acting on this information or material.

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