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NFMA Newsletter

The NFMA's Municipal Analyst Bulletin, Vol. 31, No. 1, has been published. Click here to download the February 2021 edition.

NFMA Advanced Webinar Series

The NFMA Education Committee thanks the moderators and panelists for the following webinars in its Advanced Webinar Series:

  • January 28 - Lessons: What Did We Learn in 2020?  Sponsored by Munite  
  • February 4 - Healthcare:  A New Administration, a Raging Pandemic and Hope for A Successful Vaccine Rollout  
  • February 11 - Federal Preview: What Can Muni Analysts Expect?  
  • February 18 - Hot Credit Topic:  State of Illinois  
To view the replays, log on and go to Events/Webinars.

Educational Programs

Due to COVID-19, the NFMA has had to cancel in-person events through the end of 2020, and extending into 2021. In place of in-person events, the NFMA offers virtual events in the form of webinars.  Please watch the NFMA Event Calendar for news of upcoming webinars, and the return of in-person events.

Traditionally, the NFMA has held 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 has also presented its Introduction to Municipal Bond Credit Analysis each fall, covering a wide range of topics/sectors geared to the needs of new analysts.  Advanced Seminars each fall and winter cover in-depth current topics of importance to the industry for seasoned analysts.

Constituent Societies hold educational events for members. Many of these events are open to members of other societies within the NFMA, and are posted on the NFMA's Event Calendar.


Want to Learn More About the NFMA?

Individuals wishing to consider membership in the NFMA are invited to listen to NFMA 101. Click here to view the Webinar.

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 Resources.

Job Bank

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