Letters of Credit

Get the validation necessary to build new business relationships through State Bank Financial. A letter of credit is perfect for scenarios when you're embarking upon new large-scale or international business relations.

Instead of reaching out to an insurance company for a performance bond, our letters of credit can provide the backing you need. Build a foundation based on trust and respect with a State Bank Financial Letter of Credit.

Summary
  • Provides guarantee on payments of large purchases to third parties, such as vendor or the government
  • Can also be used to guarantee a service
  • Terms are set by third party
  • Principal generally due on demand
  • No principal balance exists unless payment is required under the terms and conditions of the letter
  • Can replace need for insurance company performance bond
  • Fee is based on face value amount
  • Interest accrues only if beneficiary requests an advance