Wintrust Financial Corporation is a financial holding company. The Company conducts its businesses through three segments: Community Banking, Specialty Finance and Wealth Management. Its Community Banking segment provide community-oriented, personal and commercial banking services to customers, including individuals, small to mid-sized businesses, local governmental units and institutional clients residing primarily in the banks’ local service areas. Its Specialty Finance segment offers financing of insurance premiums for businesses and individuals; accounts receivable financing, value-added, out-sourced administrative services, and other specialty finance businesses. Its Wealth Management segment offers services through its subsidiaries, which include trust and investment services, tax-deferred like-kind exchange services, asset management, securities brokerage services and retirement plan services. It offers MaxSafe deposit accounts, which provide customers with insurance coverage.