Synovus to Release First Quarter Earnings on April 19, 2001

Apr 03, 2001, 01:00 ET from Synovus Financial Corp.

    COLUMBUS, Ga., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Synovus Financial Corp.
 (NYSE:   SNV), the multi-financial services company based in Columbus, Ga.,
 today announced its plans to release first quarter earnings on April 19, 2001.
 A conference call to discuss these results, business trends and future
 projections will be held at 4:15 p.m. EDT on the same day.  Shareholders and
 other interested persons may listen to this conference call via simultaneous
 Internet broadcast at www.synovus.com by clicking on the Conference Call
 button on the home page.  You must download RealPlayer or Windows Media Player
 (free download available) prior to accessing the actual call or the replay.
 The replay will be archived for 90 days and will be available 30-45 minutes
 after the call.
     The 2001 Annual Shareholders' Meeting will be held on April 25, 2001, at
 10:00 a.m. EDT.  Shareholders and other interested persons may view the
 meeting via simultaneous Internet webcast at www.synovus.com by clicking on
 the Annual Meeting button on the home page.
     Synovus Financial Corp. is a multi-financial services company with more
 than $14.9 billion in assets based in Columbus, Ga. Synovus is composed of
 39 banks in Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina and Florida; an 80.8-percent
 stake in TSYS (NYSE:   TSS) (www.tsys.com), one of the world's leading providers
 of payment services; DotsConnect (www.dotsconnect.com), which delivers and
 hosts online credit card management solutions; Synovus Wealth Management, a
 marketing unit for securities, trust, insurance and private banking services;
 Synovus Mortgage Corp.; and Synovus Leasing Services.  Synovus is No. 8 on
 FORTUNE magazine's list of "The 100 Best Companies To Work For" in 2001.  See
 Synovus on the Web at www.synovus.com .
 
 

SOURCE Synovus Financial Corp.
    COLUMBUS, Ga., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Synovus Financial Corp.
 (NYSE:   SNV), the multi-financial services company based in Columbus, Ga.,
 today announced its plans to release first quarter earnings on April 19, 2001.
 A conference call to discuss these results, business trends and future
 projections will be held at 4:15 p.m. EDT on the same day.  Shareholders and
 other interested persons may listen to this conference call via simultaneous
 Internet broadcast at www.synovus.com by clicking on the Conference Call
 button on the home page.  You must download RealPlayer or Windows Media Player
 (free download available) prior to accessing the actual call or the replay.
 The replay will be archived for 90 days and will be available 30-45 minutes
 after the call.
     The 2001 Annual Shareholders' Meeting will be held on April 25, 2001, at
 10:00 a.m. EDT.  Shareholders and other interested persons may view the
 meeting via simultaneous Internet webcast at www.synovus.com by clicking on
 the Annual Meeting button on the home page.
     Synovus Financial Corp. is a multi-financial services company with more
 than $14.9 billion in assets based in Columbus, Ga. Synovus is composed of
 39 banks in Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina and Florida; an 80.8-percent
 stake in TSYS (NYSE:   TSS) (www.tsys.com), one of the world's leading providers
 of payment services; DotsConnect (www.dotsconnect.com), which delivers and
 hosts online credit card management solutions; Synovus Wealth Management, a
 marketing unit for securities, trust, insurance and private banking services;
 Synovus Mortgage Corp.; and Synovus Leasing Services.  Synovus is No. 8 on
 FORTUNE magazine's list of "The 100 Best Companies To Work For" in 2001.  See
 Synovus on the Web at www.synovus.com .
 
 SOURCE  Synovus Financial Corp.