Debt Management Best Practices

Training Type: 
Live Training
Course Status: 
Repeat Offering
Date and Time: 
Feb 12 2018 - 8:30am to 4:30pm  CST
Feb 13 2018 - 8:30am to 4:30pm  CST
Region: 
Central
Location: 

Austin, TX (Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown)

N 500 Interstate 35 Frontage Rd
Austin, TX 78701
United States
Level: 
Basic
Field of Study: 
Management Services
CPE Credits: 
16
Member Price: 
$580.00
Non-Member Price: 
$790.00
Prerequisite: 

None.

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 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