With a hundred-year history of service in the municipal bond arena, the strength of FTN Financial's platform is its ability to combine the commitment of its capital to the fixed income market with its extensive fixed income distribution network. FTN Financial conducts business with more than 5,500 institutional customers worldwide, including approximately 50 percent of all U.S. banks with portfolios over $100 million. FTN Financial is a capital markets leader in fixed income sales, trading and strategies, with average trading volumes in excess of $5 billion per day. FTN Financial has more than 50 traders and 165 sales representatives located in 21 offices worldwide.Information about FTN Financial and its entire offering of products and services can be found at www.ftnfinancial.com .
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