Preparing for a Bond Rating Call
Wednesday, December 6, 2023 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Whether you are an experienced finance director or have never presented at a bond rating call before, this webinar will provide you with the knowledge and strategies to impress the rating agencies and secure a favorable bond rating for your city.
Gain valuable insights into:
- The bond rating process: Understand the factors that rating agencies consider when evaluating your city’s financial health and creditworthiness.
- Essential information to gather and prepare: Discover the key financial data and metrics that rating agencies seek to assess your city’s financial stability and risk profile.
- Effective presentation techniques: Learn how to structure and present your information in a clear, concise, and compelling manner to make a strong impression on the rating agencies.
- Preparing for potential follow-up questions: Anticipate common questions from rating agencies and develop well-rehearsed responses that showcase your expertise and confidence, minimizing the need for further inquiries.
- Communicating rating call results: Effectively convey the outcomes of the rating call to your City Manager/Administrator and Council, ensuring informed decision-making.
By participating in this webinar, you will empower your city to achieve a favorable bond rating, which can translate into lower interest costs and improved financial standing in the municipal bond market.
Register and put your City’s best foot forward when preparing for a bond rating agency call.