SunTrust Banks is a financial services company that provides deposit, credit, trust, and investment services to a broad range of retail, business, and institutional clients, through its banking subsidiaries. The firm provides services to people, businesses, and communities and has two business segments namely consumer and wholesale. The company also provides mortgage, asset management, securities brokerage, and capital market services. SunTrust also offers its customers with a full range of technology-based banking channels, including internet, personal computer and automated telephone banking. SunTrust Banks was founded in 1891 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.