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Search Results: Bond Finance
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The Quest for Better Pricing: Human + Machine
PricingDirect, a wholly owned subsidiary of JPMorgan Chase & Co, recently joined the list of companies that deploy these innovative techniques, specifically Machine Learning (ML). Leveraging J.P. Morgan’s strengths in the application of ML within...
CDFIs and the Capital Markets - Tapping into Impact Investors
A new paradigm is emerging – one in which mainstream investors increasingly want to invest in the social, economic and environmental well-being of communities. LISC's research paper, CDFIs and the Capital Markets: Tapping into Impact Investors, lays...
ICMA's Sustainability Standards and Labels for Green Bond Market Participants UpdatedMembers only Login
This document from the International Capital Market Association provides an overview for green bond market participants to consider when they are assessing the relevance, strengths, and weaknesses of various sustainability standards or labels as a...
CDFA - PFM Capital Markets Webinar Series: Impact of COVID-19 on the Bond MarketsMembers only Login
During the first installment of the CDFA-PFM Capital Markets Webinar Series, we focused on the market impacts of COVID-19 through the start of June and what can be expected going forward.
COVID-19 Weekly Briefing - State of the Bond Issuers
During the May 15, 2020 Weekly COVID-19 Development Finance Briefing, three top bond issuers discussed how issuers are faring during the COVID-19 crisis, the state of issuers' portfolios, issuers' concern about default risk, and how issuing...
Municipal Liquidity Facility Term Sheet - May 11, 2020
This is a term sheet for the Federal Reserve Bank's Municipal Liquidity Facility. It was updated on May 11, 2020.
COVID-19 Weekly Briefing - Latest Movements in the Capital Markets
During the April 17, 2020 Weekly COVID-19 Development Finance Briefing, panelists discussed the latest movements in the capital markets. Speakers included Mike Decker with the Bond Dealers of America, Eric Kazatsky with Bloomberg Intelligence, Tom...
Report to Congress on the Federal Reserve's Municipal Liquidity Facility
This report to Congress examines the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve's establishment of the Municipal Liquidity Facility (MLF) to help facilitate access to credit and liquidity so that state, city, and county governments are better able to...
COVID-19 Weekly Briefing - Strategies for Catalyzing Investment in Communities
During the April 10, 2020 Weekly COVID-19 Development Finance Briefing, Bruce Katz from Drexel University, Rachel Reilly from the Economic Innovation Group, and Katie Kramer from CDFA examined relief efforts run by local governments, philanthropic...
CDFA Legislative Briefing - April 2020 (Free Recording)
During this Legislative Briefing, we discussed the latest information about the next stimulus act (Phase 4) from Congress and the urgent actions development finance agencies should take. We examined legislative reactions to the CARES Act, what we...
Volatility in the Real Estate & Multifamily Transaction Markets
Volatility has risen significantly in financial markets, driven by COVID-19. How might this affect US multifamily and commercial real estate (CRE) transaction markets? In this paper, Moody's explores these issues, fully acknowledging that learning...
Renewable Energy Finance Brief: Green Bonds
This brief, published by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), posits that reallocating global capital into sustainable solutions requires a greater supply of effective and desirable capital market instrument. Green bonds help bridge...
Internal Revenue Bulletin: 2020-10
IRS Notice 2020-10 provides population figures to calculate calendar-year 2020 limits for private activity bonds (PABs) and low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) for all 50 states, Washington, D.C., and Puerto Rico. The PAB cap is the greater of the...
Private Activity Bonds: Comparing How the Structure and Use of These Bonds in Kansas Compares to Other StatesMembers only Login
The Kansas Legislative Division of Post Audit examined how Kansas and other states used private activity bonds in calendar years 2016 through 2018. In this audit, they used data from CDFA and other states to determine how states used private...
Precedents for the National Climate Bank - Federal Financing via Independent InstitutionsMembers only Login
The National Climate Bank Act of 2019 was introduced in the U.S. Senate on July 8, and in the House on December 12, 2019. This paper discusses their lessons and precedents for the National Climate Bank, including relevant details of their formation,...
CDFA // BNY Mellon Development Finance Webcast Series: Forecasting the Bond Market in 2020Members only Login
During this installment of the CDFA // BNY Mellon Development Finance Webcast, hear from our experts as they dive into the data, examine the trends, and offer a preview of the bond market in 2020.
Hawkins Advisory: Revised IRS Form 8038-CPMembers only Login
Please be advised that on Tuesday, January 21, 2020, the Internal Revenue Service released a revised Form 8038-CP, Return for Credit Payments to Issuers of Qualified Bonds (“IRS Form 8038-CP”).
Investment Strategy Group Outlook 2020 - Janney Montgomery Scott LLCMembers only Login
This report from Janney Montgonery Scott LLC's Investment Strategies Group provides an outlook of the capital markets in 2020. Their views should help to sharpen the focus on those that matter as they score the evolution of trade, the global...
The World Bank - Green Bond Impact Report 2019Members only Login
The World Bank's 2019 Green Bond Impact Report shows investors how we are working with our member countries to support their climate finance efforts and deliver results, on a project-by-project basis.
SEC Fiscal Year 2019 Agency Financial ReportMembers only Login
This report details several notable SEC accomplishments in Fiscal Year (FY) 2019. This year’s Agency Financial Report also includes the results of the independent audit of the SEC's FY 2019 financial statements.
More States Facing Shortage in Private Activity Bonds for Rental HousingMembers only Login
Another affordable rental housing funding crisis is brewing–a crisis in the supply of private activity bonds (PABs). PABs are a big part of the answer to the affordable rental housing crisis, but are subject to the annual state volume cap, in...
Regulatory Comments Stress Safe Harbors in Libor TransitionMembers only Login
The establishment of safe harbors is one of the key issues raised by public finance industry groups in their comments to the U.S. Treasury, Internal Revenue Service and the Governmental Accounting Standards Board on their proposed guidance for...
Available CFA Resources - New York Regional Economic Development CouncilsMembers only Login
In 2011, Governor Cuomo created ten Regional Economic Development Councils (REDC) and the Consolidated Funding Application (CFA) to advance the administration’s efforts to improve New York’s business climate and expand economic growth. This 2019...
Managing the Data Revolution in the Municipal MarketMembers only Login
While digital technology has transformed virtually every industry, in certain respects the muni bond market continues to operate in ways that date back to its origins more than 200 years ago. In this Bond Buyer white paper, find out how new...
Bond Financing for Healthcare & Housing Projects - John Wooten, Philip Angelo, Colin Kalvas, Ryan Kozak, Dennis ReillyMembers only Login
John Wooten, Philip Angelo, Colin Kalvas, Ryan Kozak, and Dennis Reilly present Bond Financing for Healthcare & Housing Projects
CDFA Annual Volume Cap Report: An Analysis of 2018 Private Activity Bond & Volume Cap Trends
This annual CDFA report reviews the 2018 use of private activity bond volume cap and the issuance of cap-subject private activity bonds in every state.
CDFA // BNY Mellon Webcast Series: Analysis of the 2018 CDFA Volume Cap Report and Capital Markets ReviewMembers only Login
The annual CDFA Volume Cap report is an essential outline of national private activity bond issuance trends and is used by issuers, researchers, trade groups, and political offices to understand the private activity bond landscape. During this...
Public Banking in the Northeast and Midwest States Members only Login
This report, authored by the Northeast-Midwest Institute, lays out the major models of public banking around the world and in the United States and examines their various advantages, obstacles, and feasibility of implementation. This report...
Navigating the Opportunity Zones: A Playbook for Community Development
CDFA and LISC collaborated on this report, which is designed to offer community organizations an overview of the possible trajectories and best practices to consider when designing community-based Opportunity Zones strategies.
Tax-Exempt Bond Financing for Beginning and Low-Equity Farmers: The Case of Aggie BondsMembers only Login
Established in the 1980s, the ‘‘Aggie Bond’’ program provides beginning and low-equity farmers with access to capital. The bonds, which pay tax-exempt interest, may be used by qualifying famers for purchases of farm real estate and equipment. The...
CDFA Conduit Bond Fee Study
The CDFA Conduit Bond Fee Study evaluates the landscape of current conduit bond fees in order to share best practices and common structures employed by conduit bond issuers across the country. The CDFA Conduit Bond Fee Study only looks at fees...
CDFA // BNY Mellon Webcast Series: Conduit Bond Fees - A Look Behind the NumbersMembers only Login
As the bond market changes, bond issuers must work diligently to keep their fee structures up to date. During this installment of the CDFA // BNY Mellon Development Finance Webcast Series, we looked beyond the fee structures and broke down the...
The Partners Involved - Lisa HaganMembers only Login
Lisa Hagan with Hawkins Delafield & Wood presents on the Partners Involved.
Issuing Bonds - The Rules - Ann Fillingham, Lauren Mack Members only Login
Ann FIllingham with Dykema Gosset and Lauren Mack with Reyes Kurson present on Issuing Bonds - The Rules.
Closing the Deal - Jeff FreeseMembers only Login
Jeff Freese with KeyBanc Capital Markets presents on Closing the Deal.
Types of Tax Exempt Bonds - Lauren Mack, Lynda TemplenMembers only Login
Lauren Mack with Reyes Kurson and Lynda Templen with Husch Blackwell present on Types of Tax Exempt Bonds.
The Partners Involved - David SaferMembers only Login
David Safer with U.S. Bank presents on The Partners Involved.
Why Bond Financing - Toby RittnerMembers only Login
Toby Rittner with the Council of Development Finance Agencies presents on Why Bond Financing?
The Basics of Bond Finance - Valarie Handy, Kristin HansonMembers only Login
Valarie Handy with Handy Enterprises and Kristin Hanson with Public Finance Management present on The Basics of Bond Finance.
The Partners Involved - Robert SwangerMembers only Login
Robert Swanger with Stern Brothers presents on the Partners Involved.
Structuring the Deal - Brian CooperMembers only Login
Brian Cooper with Baker Tilly presents on Structuring the Deal.
Structuring the Deal - John WootenMembers only Login
John Wooten with Well Fargo Securities presents on Structuring the Deal.
Bond Financing Case Studies - Samuel BozzollaMembers only Login
Samuel Bozzolla with Allegheny County Economic Development presents on Bond Financing Case Studies.
Regional Resilience Toolkit: 5 Steps to Build Large Scale Resilience to Natural DisasterMembers only Login
Cities, regions, and states across the country are facing natural disasters that can have devastating effects on life, property, the economy, and ecosystems. Climate change is already having observable effects on the environment, and past conditions...
Public-Private Partnership (P3) Procurement: A Guide for Public OwnersMembers only Login
This Public-Private Partnership Procurement Guide (Guidebook) provides advanced guidance on procedures, issues, and considerations involved in public-private partnership (P3) procurement of surface transportation projects, with a focus on highway...
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