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

  • Infographic: Today’s Trends in the Long-term Care Industry

    Over the next 50 years, the number of seniors in the U.S. is expected to more than double. Learn how that surge will affect long-term care providers.

  • Strategies for Marketing Your Points of Differentiation

    Companies looking to compete on differentiation can do so in two ways. This chapter explains what it takes for a business to set itself apart, including methods for identifying and highlighting unique features.

  • Selecting the Best Capital Sources

    Conventional loans are not the only way companies can raise capital. Learn about the pros and cons of the myriad sources of capital to determine which is the best fit for your business.

  • Getting Ahead of Your Capital Needs

    How can you find the funding resources you need to be more confident in your capital plans? Follow these three best capital planning practices to effectively plan your future.

  • Filling Your Financial Management Toolbox

    The unsung hero of many businesses successes is financial management which provides the means to create value and build a competitive edge. Mastering five financial management toolsets can build the systems to power your business’s success.