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Government Banking

Financial solutions for the Public Sector.

Tailored financial expertise for states and municipalities

People’s United Bank offers a full array of banking solutions for state and local governments and public entities. Whether you’re looking for efficient and effective treasury management services, long-term investments, trust or employee benefits solutions, our local government banking experts bring specialized knowledge and experience to find the right solutions for your organization.

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State and local
government and
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Local and
regional schools
and universities
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Housing authorities
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Municipal public works organizations

Bringing breadth with depth

Our government banking experts are committed to safely meeting the banking needs of public entities and maintaining compliance with local regulatory requirements. By establishing strong relationships and delivering a high level of personalized service, we provide the expertise it takes to meet the ever-changing requirements of the state and municipal environment.

  • Treasury management services
  • Investment management planning and administration
  • Institutional trust services
  • Capital financing
  • Specialty lending services

Government banking and treasury management services for everyday needs

Organize, manage, maximize and protect your day-to-day cash flow with a full array of treasury management solutions designed to safely meet the needs of public entities and local regulatory compliance requirements.

Investment management solutions

Drawing on our government financial management experience and the extensive resources of People’s United Bank, you'll have access to institutional asset management solutions designed specifically for the liquidity, trust, and pension proceeds of states and municipalities. We work with an integrated team of financial professionals—who work with your team as well.

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Pension management and custody services
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Paying agency and government trustee services

Customized financial solutions

We combine a “customer-comes-first” work ethic of a small bank with the capabilities of a larger bank. In addition to offering a range of taxable debt instruments, we can customize highly specialized tax-exempt financing solutions.*

  • Tax anticipation financing
  • Bond and Grant anticipation financing
  • Capital equipment and improvement financing
  • Stand-by Letter of Credit

*Credit approval required.

Uncommon expertise

Beyond delivering practical financial solutions, we bring thought-leadership and insights from our on-the-ground experts for perspective about what's happening in your industry.

Connect with a Government and Municipal financial services expert

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