Our Services

As an Independent Registered Municipal Advisor, KNN Public Finance provides comprehensive municipal advisory services, including:

Strategic Planning and Debt Management

• Financing feasibility analysis

• Debt affordability analysis

• Long-term financing plan development

• Staff and board training

Debt Issuance

• Debt structuring

• Rating and credit management

• Document review

• Pricing oversight and investor outreach

Ongoing Advisory Support

• Development of policies and best practices

• Monitoring of refunding opportunities

• Evaluation of underwriter proposals

• Annual tax rate setting

Continuing Disclosure

• Preparation and filing of annual reports

• Notice of event monitoring and filings

• Voluntary disclosures

See How We Helped Our Clients in 2017*

Issuer Types

Type of Issuer

No. of Issues

Par Value

Cities and Counties

22

$1,780,106,338

Higher Education

21

$2,681,975,000

K-12 Education

39

$2,181,744,785

Special Districts

8

$961,589,984

State & State Agencies

23

$5,465,430,000

Total

113

$13,070,846,107

 

Transaction Types

Type of Transaction

General Obligation Bonds

Certificates of Participation /Lease Revenue Bonds

Revenue Bonds

Short-Term (TRANs, CP)

Other (CREBs, Land Secured, Pension Bonds, Tax Allocation Bonds)

*Source: KNN Public Finance

Rankings

Category

Rank

Amount (Millions)

Financial Advisor

(Long & Short-Term)

5

$10,993.0

Financial Advisor

5

$10,617.8

Education

3

$4,553.9

Environmental

9

$13.1

General Purpose

10

$1,124.9

Health Care

4

$3,281.4

Housing

9

$250.0

Public Facilities

3

$542.2

Taxable Bonds

6

$901.4

Competitive Issues

7

$2,081.7

Negotiated Issues

5

$8,536.1

Category

Rank

Amount (Millions)

Financial Advisor

2

$10,617.8

Education

1

$4,553.9

*Source: Thomson Reuters | Private placements, short-term notes, and remarketings are excluded. In issues with co-advisors, the par amount of the issue is divided equally among the firms.

Transaction Types