Finance, Insurance & Real Estate

Finance, Insurance, & Real Estate

Richmond: Virginia's Working Capital

Home of the Fifth District Federal Reserve and industry leaders like BB&T, SunTrust, Wells Fargo, Capitol One, and Union First Market Bank, the city of Richmond is an attractive location for both large conpanies and boutique firms in the FIRE sector. Currently over 34,000 workers are employed in the FIRE industries within the Richmond region.

Financial Services

Over 600 companies in the Financial Services industry are located in the city. From Scott & Stringfellow, a securities brokerage company to SunTrust Morgage to Union First Market Bank, Richmond continues to be a center of finance and trade. 


BB&T, Berkley Mid Atlantic Group, Assurance Services, Inc., and over 100 other insurance companies are located within the city. 

Real Estate

RVA is home to over 600 companies that specialize in real estate development, leasing, appraisal services and other real estate deal making function. From Apple REIT to Porter Realty to Trammell Crow Services to Colliers International, the city is the location to make development deals happen.


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City of Richmond
Economic & Community Development

Main Street Station
1500 East Main Street, Suite 400

Richmond, VA 23219