Become a Bank Partner
Tennessee Business Development Corp complements conventional banking, working in partnership with banks to provide term loans, many of which do not meet the requirements for traditional financing.
How TBDC Can Help Your Bank
- Reduce risk – When we partner with a bank to make a loan, we share the risk.
- Increase small business lending – Banks can provide more loans to more businesses by a partnership with TBDC.
- Obtain CRA credit – Making a loan with TBDC, referring a borrower to us or participating in one of our lending programs all provide banks with components of CRA credit.
- Increase your profit – We structure, evaluate, process and service loans, freeing banks to move on to making the next deal.
- Make more loans – Working with TBDC helps banks make more loans when credit standards are not met or when restricted by legal lending limits.