Synovus Financial Corporation a financial services and bank holding company, provides integrated financial services in Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, Florida, and Tennessee. Its integrated financial services include commercial and retail banking, financial management, insurance, and mortgage services. The company, through Synovus Bank, provides commercial and retail banking services. The commercial banking services include cash management, asset management, capital markets, and institutional trust services, as well as commercial, financial, and real estate loans. The retail banking services consists of accepting customary types of demand and savings deposits; mortgage, installment, and other retail loans; investment and brokerage services; safe deposit services; automated banking services; automated fund transfers; Internet based banking services; and bank credit card services, including mastercard and visa services. Synovus Financial Corp. also offers various other financial services, including the portfolio management for fixed-income securities, investment banking, the execution of securities transactions as a broker/dealer, and the provision of individual investment advice on equity and other securities; trust services; mortgage services; and asset management and financial planning services. Synovus Financial Corporation was founded in 1888 and is headquartered in Columbus, Georgia.