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Colin MacNaught March 27, 2020
Most issuers in the municipal bond market don’t have the luxury to postpone an expected bond sale indefinitely just because market conditions turn negative. For smaller issuers who issue bonds once per year, sales require a significant amount of time…
Colin MacNaught March 26, 2020
When pressure on the muni bond market’s secondary market eases and the primary market re-opens for new-issue bonds, issuers in every sector will be facing a stark new reality: significantly higher interest rates, wider credit spreads, and credit reviews by…
About Our Authors
A former issuer for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and CEO of BondLink, Colin MacNaught has spent nearly 20 years in public finance. His work and innovations in debt financing have been recognized NFMA and SIFMA, and previously served as the vice Chair of the GFOA Debt Committee.
A sell-side expert, Tom Paolicelli has issued more than $30 billion in bonds during his over 20 years in public service. Most recently the chief deputy treasurer for San Diego County, Tom was previously executive director of the New York City Municipal Water Finance Authority – one of the largest finance entities in the U.S. Tom was also a vice president and senior analyst at the Moody’s Investors Service U.S. public infrastructure team.