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March 23, 2021

How School Districts Should Evaluate Municipal Bond Refunding for Economic Savings

Stephens Public Finance's Senior Vice President, Jason Holsclaw, discusses the benefits of a school district municipal advisor who will not only watch the market for money-saving opportunities as interest rates change, but also advise them on the cost and benefits of such transactions. With current interest rates at historic lows, many Arkansas school districts have refinanced or “refunded” their outstanding municipal bonds to reduce their interest costs. In fact, Arkansas school districts represented by Stephens saved more than $41 million during 2020 by refunding their outstanding bonds.

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