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Tribal Governments

Relationships Built on Trust

Our team has a strong history of supporting Indian Country. We understand the unique needs of tribes and tribal businesses. We've become a trusted financial partner for tribal organizations of all sizes for more than 20 years. In addition to financing gaming and hospitality projects, our team brings expertise in customized financial solutions for governmental infrastructure, and other tribal business.
  • Tribal Enterprises
    Gaming, hospitality, and other business enterprises are an important source of revenue and employment for many tribes and tribal members. Our Native American Financial Services team can help your organization obtain financing to facilitate the expansion of tribal enterprises and help strengthen Native American communities.
  • Tribal Government
    BOK Financial works with tribal nations and governments to facilitate financial solutions such as healthcare, education, tribal infrastructure and more. In addition, we can work with government programs from agencies like the Bureau of Indian Affairs, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and Housing and Urban Development.

History of Dedication

  • BOK Financial has been a trusted partner to Native American tribes for more than 20 years
  • More than 45 tribal relationships across the U.S.
  • Financial services tailored to tribal nations and businesses across the country
  • Over $3.0B in capital raised for tribal projects (gaming and government) in the past three years
  • Manages more than $4.0B in assets under management and liquidity for tribal governments and businesses

Native American Financial Solutions

Financing & Loan Syndication

  • Financing
  • Investment Banking
  • Equipment Financing
  • Loans and Lines of Credit
  • Loan Syndications

Investment Management Services

  • Institutional Investment Services
  • Investment Advisory
  • Asset Management Strategies
  • Fixed Income Sales & Trading
  • Mineral Management
  • Custody
  • Reporting & Performance

Treasury Services & Cash Management

  • Treasury Services
  • Fraud Prevention
  • Information Reporting
  • Liquidity Management
  • Payment
  • Receivables
  • Payroll Services

Retirement & Executive Benefits

  • Retirement Plans
  • Executive Benefits

Asset and Risk Management

  • Risk Management
  • Financial Risk Management

Corporate Trust and Escrow Services

  • Corporate Trust and Escrow Services
  • Bond Trustee
  • Bondholder Relations
  • Escrow Services

Native American Financial Services Team

Our specialized team has a deep understanding of Native American business culture, tribal governance and Indian regulations. We recognize the distinct issues of tribal sovereignty, tribal law, cultural preferences and the importance of a proven track record of managing operating risks in this specialized service, across all 50 states.

Recent Successes

  • Expansion of Flagship Property

    $400,000,000

    Syndicated Credit Facility


    Joint Lead Arranger & Administrative Agent

  • Construction of New Hotel

    $50,000,000

    Syndicated Credit Facility


    Lead Arranger & Administrative Agent

  • Business/Gaming Operations

    $300,000,000

    Syndicated Credit Facility


    Joint Lead Arranger & Administrative Agent

  • Gaming Operations

    $187,500,000

    Syndicated Credit Facility


    Joint Lead Arranger & Administrative Agent

  • Business/Gaming Operations

    $120,000,000

    Syndicated Credit Facility


    Joint Lead Arranger & Administrative Agent

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