Transactions & Rankings

Transactions History

Throughout our history, we have consistently ranked among the top financial  firms in the United States, earning the reputation as a trusted leader in public finance.

Amount Date Issuer Role Deal Type Branch
$1,665,000 06/28/2019 City of Osceola, Iowa General Obligation Corporate Purpose and Refunding Bonds, Series 2019 Manager Negotiated Des Moines
$5,325,000 06/28/2019 Village of Hampshire Kane County, Illinois Special Service Area Number 13, Special Tax Refunding Bonds, Series 2019 (Tuscany Woods Project) Manager Negotiated Chicago
$18,930,000 06/28/2019 Florida Development Finance Corporation, Educational Facilities Revenue Bonds (Imagine School at Broward Project) Series 2019A Manager Negotiated Denver
$245,000 06/28/2019 Florida Development Finance Corporation, Educational Facilities Revenue Bonds (Imagine School at Broward Project) Series 2019B Manager Negotiated Denver
$22,000,000 06/27/2019 Public Finance Authority, Charter School Revenue Bonds (North East Carolina Prepartory School Project) Series 2019A Manager Negotiated Denver
$200,000 06/27/2019 City of Fort Calhoun, Nebraska General Obligation Highway Allocation Fund Pledge Bonds, Series 2019 Manager Negotiated Omaha
$110,000 06/27/2019 City of Fort Calhoun, Nebraska Storm Sewer Bond Anticipation Notes, Series 2019 Manager Negotiated Omaha
$2,347,175 06/27/2019 County of St. Joseph, Michigan, Equipment Lease Purchase Agreement, Dated June 27, 2019 Placement Agent N/A Kansas City
$1,758,700 06/27/2019 City of Moscow Mills, Missouri, Combined Waterworks & Sewerage System Revenue Bonds, Series 2019A Placement Agent N/A Kansas City
$1,319,800 06/27/2019 City of Miner, Missouri, Refunding Equipment Lease Purchase Agreement, Dated June 27, 2019 Placement Agent N/A Kansas City
$2,502,794 06/27/2019 City of Seymour, Texas, Equipment Lease Purchase Agreement, Dated June 27, 2019 Placement Agent N/A Kansas City
$6,641,000 06/27/2019 Pomponio Terrace Metropolitan District (Adams County, Colorado) Limited Tax General Obligation Bonds, Series 2019A and Subordinate Limited Tax General Obligation Bonds, Series 2019B Manager Negotiated Denver

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2018 Negotiated Underwriter Ranking - Ranking by Number of Issues

Lead Manager Rank Par Amount($mil) Number of lssues
Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc 1 $10,177.8 535
RBC Capital Markets 2 $19,745.7 404
Piper Jaffray & Co. 3 $10,326.1 298
Raymond James 4 $10,135.8 294
Bank of America Merrill Lynch 5 $31,834.4 291
D.A. Davidson & Co. 6 $3,544.7 284
Citi 7 $28,710.7 239
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC 8 $24,824.2 200
Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc 9 $2,834.5 197
Wells Fargo & Co. 10 $10,918.2 180
Morgan Stanley 11 $16,752.3 142
George K. Baum & Company 12 $1,899.7 122
Ameritas Investment Corp. 13 $407.1 107
Barclays 14 $6,835.7 92
Goldman Sachs & Co. 15* $12,964.7 73
Ziegler 15* $2,710.2 73
Dougherty & Company LLC 17 $704.5 72
PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. 18 $2,079.2 71
Hutchinson, Shockey, Erley & Co. 19* $393.7 66
KeyBanc Capital Markets 19* $2,045.1 66
Hilltop Securities 21* $954.9 64
L.J. Hart & Company 21* $203.0 64
FMSbonds Inc 23 $518.1 63
BB&T Capital Markets 24 $1,179.2 57
Jefferies LLC 25 $9,983.1 52

Data Source: Thomson Reuters January 2019
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2018 Negotiated Underwriter Ranking - Ranking by Dollar Amount

Lead Manager Rank Par Amount($mil) Number of lssues
Bank of America Merrill Lynch 1 $31,834.4 291
Citi 2 $28,710.7 239
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC 3 $24,824.2 200
RBC Capital Markets 4 $19,745.7 404
Morgan Stanley 5 $16,752.3 142
Goldman Sachs & Co. 6 $12,964.7 73
Wells Fargo & Co. 7 $10,918.2 180
Piper Jaffray & Co. 8 $10,326.1 298
Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc. 9 $10,177.8 535
Raymond James 10 $10,135.8 294
Jefferies LLC 11 $9,983.1 52
Barclays 12 $6,835.7 92
Siebert, Cisneros, Shank & Co., LLC 13 $5,639.8 50
Ramirez & Co., Inc. 14 $4,614.9 39
Loop Capital Markets 15 $4,344.0 37
D. A. Davidson & Co. 16 $3,544.7 284
Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc. 17 $2,834.5 197
Ziegler 18 $2,710.2 73
PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. 19 $2,079.2 71
KeyBanc Capital Markets 20 $2,045.1 66
George K. Baum & Company, Inc. 21 $1,899.7 122
BB&T Capital Markets 22 $1,179.2 57
Hilltop Securities 23 $954.9 64
Oppenheimer & Co. 24 $750.4 32
Crews & Associates, Inc. 25 $714.9 46

Data Source: Thomson Reuters January 2019