Today, the Bond Dealers of America launched the new Municipal Bonds for America (MBFA) Council:
The press release can be viewed here
Today’s story in the BondBuyer story can be viewed here
Investors, Underwriters, Municipal Advisors, Insurers, Platforms, and Bond Counsel
Advocating for the Municipal Bond Market and America’s Infrastructure
Municipal Bonds for America is a Council of the municipal market leadership working together and in concert with issuers and State and local groups to promote and advance the municipal bond market in the context of infrastructure.
MBFA is led by an Advisory Board of recognized municipal market leadership, past and present, with deep knowledge and experience in the industry and in Washington, DC:
Sheila Amoroso, former Director, Municipal Bond Department, Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Group
Frank Chin, former Head of Public Finance, Citi; Co-founder of American Public Infrastructure LLC
Ron Fielding, former Head of Municipal Bond Fund Group, OppenheimerFunds
Kevin Giddis, former President, Fixed Income Capital Markets, Raymond James
Chris Hamel, former Head of Municipal Finance, RBC Capital Markets
Lynnette Kelly, former CEO, Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board
Hector Negroni, former Head of Municipal Bond Trading, Goldman Sachs; Founder and CEO, Foundation Credit
MBFA is committed to advancing proposals that improve the municipal securities market while protecting the interests of taxpayers, investors, and state and local governments.