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Registration continues for the NFMA's January Advanced Seminar, Local Governments in Crisis, to take place on January 26 & 27 in Salt Lake City. Steven Spencer, Managing Director in Houlihan Lokey’s Financial Restructuring Group, will be the luncheon speaker. To view the program, click here: Program.To register, click here: NFMA Advanced Seminar, Salt Lake City

The NFMA is pleased to announce the recipient of the third annual Fugiel Scholarship. Michael Foley, MPA candidate at the Cornell Institute for Public Affairs at Cornell University was selected for the award. Recipients of the award are given a scholarship to attend the NFMA's Introduction to Municipal Bond Credit Analysis, held each fall in Philadelphia. To read the press release, click here.

The NFMA has submitted a response to the MSRB's request for public input on its long-term priorities "to help guide the strategic direction of the organization".  The NFMA's comment letter, dated November 10, 2016, can be found by clicking here.

Educational Programs

The NFMA holds an Annual Conference each spring. The Conference provides members with the opportunity to hear presentations, to meet with members of other Constituent Societies of the NFMA, and to contribute their efforts to the overall advancement of the NFMA. At the conference, the NFMA presents awards to individuals and organizations for extraordinary contributions to municipal analysis. For a list of past award recipients, click HERE.

The NFMA also holds its Introduction to Municipal Bond Credit Analysis each fall for new analysts, and Advanced Seminars for seasoned analysts that cover in depth current topics of importance to the industry each fall and January.

Constituent Societies hold educational events for members.


Market Advocacy

The NFMA has been a strong advocate of improved disclosure in the municipal market since its inception. Throughout its history, the NFMA has issued recommended best practices, white papers, comment letters and position statements on relevant topics in the municipal market. To view NFMA papers, go to Resource Library.

Job Bank

The NFMA maintains a job bank for its members. Employers may submit job postings via this link: Job Bank Submissions