Synovus Family Asset Management Again Named To Bloomberg Markets List of “The Richest Family Offices”

November 17, 2014, COLUMBUS, GA – Synovus Financial Corp. (NYSE: SNV), the Columbus, Georgia-based financial services company, today announced that for the third consecutive year, Synovus Family Asset Management has been ranked in the top 50 on Bloomberg Markets Magazine’s list of “The Richest Family Offices.” The list appears in the December issue of the magazine.

“To again be named to this list is an honor and well-deserved recognition of the deep commitment our Family Asset Management team has to building meaningful relationships with our multi-generational customers,” said Bart Singleton, Executive Vice President of Synovus Financial Management Services. “Beyond managing their financial and investment portfolios, our families trust us to help them instill core values in future generations, cultivate personal growth, provide continuity, and facilitate decisions that enable families to meet their immediate and long term financial goals.”

The list was compiled by the Bloomberg Rankings team based on a survey of more than a thousand firms worldwide, and using a database obtained from the Portland, Oregon-based Family Offices Group. Bloomberg ranked the top 50 offices by assets under advisement, which includes wealth directly managed by family offices and funds outsourced to money-management firms.

Synovus Financial Corp. is a financial services company based in Columbus, Georgia with approximately $27 billion in assets. Synovus provides commercial and retail banking, investment, and mortgage services to customers through 28 locally-branded divisions, 258 branches, and 342 ATMs in Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, Florida, and Tennessee. See Synovus on the web at