Best Practices in Debt Management

Training Type: 
Live Training
Course Status: 
New Course
Date and Time: 
Nov 18 2014 - 9:00am to 5:00pm  CST
Nov 19 2014 - 9:00am to 5:00pm  CST

Chicago Office

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Chicago, IL 60601
United States
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Field of Study: 
Management Advisory Services
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Assistant Finance Director
City of Oklahoma City, OK
Managing Director
Specialized Public Finance
Who Will Benefit: 

Finance officers, debt managers, and others looking for best practice guidance on debt management in the public sector.

Program Description: 

This course, focused on GFOA’s Best Practices in Debt Management,  will help participants better understand how to develop appropriate policies and procedures for issuing debt and overall debt management.  In addition to the best practices, the course will feature practical examples, details on recent federal rulemaking, including how it impacts governments,   and interactive discussion on the following topics: 

  • Debt Issuance
  • Debt Management
  • Selecting Municipal Finance Professionals
  • Disclosure Practices and Investor Relations
  • Financing Instruments and Techniques
Seminar Objectives: 
  • Become familiar with key challenges facing government in the area of debt management
  • Learn how to develop appropriate policies and procedures based on the best practices
  • Review of current market conditions, trends, and practices
  • Know the issuer’s responsibilities before, during and after bonds are sold

Recommended Other Reading: 

GFOA Best Practices on Debt Management

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