Transactions & Rankings

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Transactions History

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

Amount Date Issuer Role Deal Type Branch
$210,000 06/24/2018 City of Pomeroy, IA General Obligation Water Improvement Bonds Series 2018 Placement Agent Negotiated Des Moines
$1,994,000 03/29/2018 Mountain Shadows Metropolitan District Limited Tax Junior Lien Subordinate General Obligation Bonds, Series 2018C-1 Manager Negotiated Denver
$3,632,000 03/29/2018 Mountain Shadows Metropolitan District Special Revenue Bonds, Series 2018C-2 Placement Agent Negotiated Denver
$2,211,000 03/29/2018 Waterfall Metropolitan District No. 1 Limited Tax General Obligation Bonds, Series 2018 Manager Negotiated Denver
$3,130,700 03/29/2018 Public Wholesale Water Supply District 18 of Jackson County, Kansas Water Revenue Refunding Bonds, Series 2018 Placement Agent Negotiated Des Moines
$200,000 03/29/2018 City of Logan, Iowa General Obligation Bonds, Series 2018 Placement Agent Negotiated Des Moines
$975,000 03/29/2018 City of Fruitland IA General Obligation Street Improvement Bonds, Series 2018 Manager Negotiated Des Moines
$11,235,000 03/29/2018 School District No. 1 (Great Falls), Cascade County, Montana, General Obligation School Building Bonds, Series 2018 Manager Negotiated Great Falls
$28,920,000 03/29/2018 High School District No. A (Great Falls), Cascade County, Montana, General Obligation School Building Bonds, Series 2018 Manager Negotiated Great Falls
$1,500,000 03/29/2018 City of Excelsior Springs, Missouri, Certificates of Participation, Series 2018 Placement Agent Negotiated Kansas City
$47,570,000 03/29/2018 Tulsa County Industrial Authority Educational Facilities Lease Revenue Bonds (Owasso Public Schools Project) Series 2018 Manager Negotiated Norman
$4,000,000 03/29/2018 Madison Educational Facilities Leasing Corporation - Lease Purchase Agreement 2018 Placement Agent Negotiated Omaha

Industry Ranking

A perennial leader in fixed income financing.

2017 Negotiated Underwriter Ranking - Ranking by Number of Issues

Lead Manager Rank Par Amount($mil) Number of lssues
Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc 1 $18,068.8 781
RBC Capital Markets 2 $24,298.0 526
Raymond James 3 $11,886.6 407
Piper Jaffray & Co. 4 $12.653.3 397
D.A. Davidson & Co. 5 $4,575.6 352
Citi 6 $35,767.2 350
Bank of America Merrill Lynch 7 $41,520.2 322
Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc 8 $3,023.8 275
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC 9 $28,632.6 246
Morgan Stanley 10 $21,209.1 205
Ameritas Investment Corp. 11 $856.9 188
Wells Fargo & Co. 12 $13,991.2 157
George K. Baum & Company 13 $2,954.7 153
Barclays 14 $13,066.6 107
Goldman Sachs & Co. 15* $23,477.1 104
PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. 15* $2,164.1 104
Roosevelt & Cross Inc. 17 $972.4 92
Dougherty & Company LLC 18 $691.2 88
L.J. Hart & Company 19 $272.0 86
Hilltop Securities 20 $1,663.8 83
Boenning & Scattergood Inc 21 $736.1 78
First Midstate Inc 22 $145.8 77
Hutchinson, Shockey, Erley & Co. 23* $768.0 75
FMSbonds Inc 23* $742.5 75
Fifth Third Securities Inc 25 $1,212.0 74

Data Source: Thomson Reuters January 2018
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2017 Negotiated Underwriter Ranking - Ranking by Dollar Amount

Lead Manager Rank Par Amount($mil) Number of lssues
Bank of America Merrill Lynch 1 $41,520.2 322
Citi 2 $35,767.2 350
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC 3 $28,632.6 246
RBC Capital Markets 4 $24,298.0 526
Goldman Sachs & Co. 5 $23,477.1 104
Morgan Stanley 6 $21,209.1 205
Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc. 7 $18,068.8 781
Wells Fargo & Co. 8 $13,991.2 157
Barclays 9 $13,066.6 107
Piper Jaffray & Co. 10 $12,653.3 397
Raymond James 11 $11,886.6 407
Jefferies LLC 12 $8,428.5 60
Siebert, Brandford, Shank & Co., LLC 13 $7,033.3 44
Loop Capital Markets 14 $5,284.3 16
D. A. Davidson & Co. 15 $4,575.6 352
Ramirez & Co., Inc. 16 $4,019.2 27
Ziegler 17 $3,188.6 73
Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc. 18 $3,023.8 275
George K. Baum & Company, Inc. 19 $2,954.7 153
PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. 20 $2,164.1 104
Hilltop Securities 21 $1,663.8 83
KeyBanc Capital Markets 22 $1,409.9 71
BOK Financial Corp. 23 $1,259.7 54
Fifth Third Securities, Inc. 24 $1,212.0 74
BB&T Capital Markets 25 $1,194.9 59

Data Source: Thomson Reuters January 2018