Most resources in the ORD are available to CDFA members only. CDFA members should login with their CDFA Account at the top of the page to access the full set of resources. Non-members are encouraged to
Option Redemption EnhancementMembers only Login
El Paso County this month completed a $50 million bond sale with an option redemption enhancement, the first such transaction in the Lone Star State.
Ramirez & Co., which introduced the feature in January, says the option redemption enhancement, or...
Credit EnhancementMembers only Login
Robert Swanger and Joseph Riley of Stern Brothers & Co. go over the various forms of bond credit enhancement touching on letters of credit, guarantees, insurance, and more.
Deals You Should Do!Members only Login
Stephen Friedman, President of SB Friedman, cover the ways individual development finance tools can be combine to create the extraordinary deals that bring about amazing developments. From TIF and special assessment to the full municipal credit and...
CEFIA - Clean Energy Incentive ProgramsMembers only Login
Brian Farnen with Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority (CEFIA) discusses the organization's clean energy inventive programs. Farnen demonstrates the array of programs the green bank is able to offer, that are rare within the traditional...
CDFI Fund Bond Guarantee Program & NMTCsMembers only Login
Drew Marlar and Leslie Powell of Kutak Rock cover access to capital tools to drive business and industry investment throughout the state of Georgia with a primary focus on the CDFI Fund Bond Guarantee Program and New Markets Tax Credit programs.
CDFI Fund Year in Review 2012Members only Login
The U.S. Department of the Treasury released the annual report for Community Development Financial Institutions Fund. The report showcases both accomplishments of programs at CDFI Fund as well as the tremendous impact that CDFIs are having across...
CFCFA Financing in Partnership with BanksMembers only Login
The Columbus-Franklin County Finance Authority Financing in Partnership with Banks Program is aimed at improving access to tax-exempt markets for manufacturers and 501(c)(3) businesses. This document outlines how the program can be utilized.
Renewable Energy Case Studies
Lester Krone of Stern Brothers & Co. reviews case studies of bond finance for renewable energy projects in this presentation.