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
$2,755,000 10/07/2020 Cherry Hills City Metropolitan District, City of Aurora, Arapahoe County, Colorado, General Obligation (Limited Tax Convertible to Unlimited Tax) Bonds, Series 2020A(3) Manager Negotiated Denver
$247,000 10/07/2020 Cherry Hills City Metropolitan District, City of Aurora, Arapahoe County, Colorado, Subordinate General Obligation Limited Tax Bonds, Series 2020B93) Manager Negotiated Denver
$17,615,000 10/01/2020 CitySet Metropolitan District No. 2, City of Glendale, Arapahoe County, Colorado Limited Tax General Obligation and Special Revenue Refunding and Improvement Bonds, Series 2020 Manager Negotiated Denver
$7,820,000 09/30/2020 Colorado Educational and Cultural Facilities Authority, Charter School Refunding and Improvement Revenue Notes, (Montessori Peaks Academy Project), Series 2020A Placement Agent N/A Denver
$280,000 09/30/2020 Colorado Educational and Cultural Facilities Authority, Charter School Refunding and Improvement Revenue Notes, (Montessori Peaks Academy Project), Taxable Series 2020B Placement Agent N/A Denver
$1 09/30/2020 University of Colorado Boulder - Municipal Advisory Servies Municipal Advisor N/A Denver
$2,183,354 09/30/2020 Aurora Highlands Community Authority Board, City of Aurora, Adams County, Special Tax Revenue Draw-Down Bonds Series 2020A (September Draw) Placement Agent N/A Denver
$6,980,000 09/30/2020 Johnstown Village Metropolitan District No. 2, Town of Johnstown, Weld County, Colorado, General Obligation Limited Tax Bonds, Series 2020A Manager Negotiated Denver
$711,000 09/30/2020 Johnstown Village Metropolitan District No. 2, Town of Johnstown, Weld County, Colorado, Subordinate General Obligation Limited Tax Bonds, Series 2020A Manager Negotiated Denver
$16,190,000 09/30/2020 Colfax County School District 0123 (Schuyler Community Schools), in the State of Nebraska - General Obligatoin Refunding Bonds (Taxable Interest), Series 2020 Manager Negotiated Omaha
$700,000 09/30/2020 Kennard Rural Fire Protection District in the State of Nebraska - Limited Tax Fire Equipment and Refunding Bonds, Series 2020 Manager Negotiated Omaha
$1,710,000 09/30/2020 Saunders County School District 0039 in the State of Nebraska (Wahoo Public Schools) - Limited Tax Refunding Bonds, Series 2020 Manager Negotiated Omaha

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2019 Negotiated Underwriter Ranking - Ranking by Number of Issues

Lead Manager Rank Par Amount($mil) Number of lssues
Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc 1 $16,099.80 762
RBC Capital Markets 2 $24,584.20 605
Raymond James 3 $11,642.80 438
Piper Jaffray & Co 4 $10,690.20 396
D.A. Davidson & Co. 5 $4,707.90 367
Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc 6 $4,288.60 324
Bank of America Securities 7 $44,079.50 319
Citi 8 $34,587.90 302
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC 9 $24,104.50 244
Morgan Stanley 10 $29,447.60 227
Wells Fargo & Co. 11 $13,363.70 186
Barclays 12 $13,616.60 145
PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. 13 $3,343.80 140
Hilltop Securities 14 $1,953.00 133
Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC 15 $20,206.90 115
Ameritas Investment Corp. 16 $394.90 109
Samco Capital Markets 17 $641.10 108
FMSbonds Inc 18 $787.10 100
George K. Baum & Company Inc 19* $1,265.40 92
Ziegler 19* $3,535.50 92
L.J. Hart & Company 21 $357.10 87
BB&T Capital Markets 22* $1,311.50 80
Dougherty & Company LLC 22* $663.80 80
Boenning & Scattergood Inc 24 $964.10 79
KeyBanc Capital Markets 25 $2,475.90 76

Data Source: Thomson Reuters January 2020
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2019 Negotiated Underwriter Ranking - Ranking by Dollar Amount

Lead Manager Rank Par Amount($mil) Number of lssues
Bank of America Securities 1 $44,079.50 319
Citi 2 $34,587.90 302
Morgan Stanley 3 $29,447.60 227
RBC Capital Markets 4 $24,584.20 605
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC 5 $24,104.50 244
Goldman Sachs & Co LLC 6 $20,206.90 115
Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc 7 $16,099.80 762
Barclays 8 $13,616.60 145
Wells Fargo & Co. 9 $13,363.70 186
Raymond James 10 $11,642.80 438
Piper Jaffray & Co 11 $10,690.20 396
Jefferies LLC 12 $8,638.70 55
Siebert Williams Shank & Co 13 $6,342.00 44
D.A. Davidson & Co. 14 $4,707.90 367
Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc 15 $4,288.60 324
Ramirez & Co Inc 16 $3,782.40 39
Ziegler 17 $3,535.50 92
PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. 18 $3,343.80 140
KeyBanc Capital Markets 19 $2,475.90 76
UBS Financial Services Inc 20 $2,103.50 43
Loop Capital Markets 21 $2,037.40 22
Hilltop Securities 22 $1,953.00 133
BB&T Capital Markets 23 $1,311.50 80
George K. Baum & Company Inc 24 $1,265.40 92
FTN Financial Capital Markets 25 $1,187.90 38

Data Source: Thomson Reuters January 2020