Franchise Financing and Loans

Support your partners with tailored franchise loans.

SunTrust has nearly 50 years of experience in franchise financing and corporate loan programs, and nearly $1 billion in loan commitments to businesses across a range of industries.

We offer customized franchise and corporate loan programs to support your franchisees, distributors, employees and other key partners—helping you expand your operations, manage working capital and strengthen your strategic relationships.

Our customized non-recourse and recourse franchise loan programs enable outsourcing of in-house loan programs, including:

  • Loan documentation
  • Billing
  • Servicing
  • Reporting
  • Monitoring

Often these loan programs offer the opportunity to generate fee income.

We treat your partners like they’re our own

We deliver efficient access to capital with favorable terms and pricing for you and your partners. Along with comprehensive solutions and superior service, we will assemble the right team to work closely with you at every stage, from structuring and application processing to servicing, reporting and collections.

We're proud to be a premier financing partner to McDonald's® and NAPA Auto Parts®.

Corporate & Commercial Banking Resource Center

  • Contain Business Cash Surprises

    Too often small business owners let cash fluctuations and shortfalls disrupt their business’s operations and put their personal finances at risk. Business cash reserves put owners ahead cash surprises.

  • Payment Strategies to Maximize Cash

    Cash shortfalls and fluctuations leave owners scrambling to keep the business running without dipping into personal finances. Stretching payables frees up the cash owners need to get through a cash crunch.

  • Dynamic Communities: A Business’s Transition

    When it came time to transition his business, Andy Hafer, founder of Dynamic Communities, found resources with his bank to make the change easier.

  • Core Values Elevate Customer Experience at Flow Automotive

    Focused on adapting to the rapid changes rippling through the auto-dealer industry, Flow Automotive relies on its organizational principles and partnership with SunTrust for its innovative solutions and strategic vision.

  • Stepping up Cash Management When Capital Gets Costly

    Higher capital costs are leading businesses to concentrate on cash management using better data trails from electronic transactions and integration with operational and financial systems.