“Innovative financial solutions for your unique needs”

The Public Finance Group offers underwriting and placement services as well as financial advisory and secondary market support for our clients. We work closely with management to provide financing that is tailored to meet each client's specific needs. Our team consists of professionals with nearly 30 years' experience in the municipal sector.

Investment Banking Services


We have the experience to structure transactions to meet the requirements specific to your situation.  Our services include:

  • Underwriting and placement
  • Tax exempt and taxable financings
  • Debt capacity analysis
  • Refinancing and structuring alternatives
  • Ratings presentations
  • Fixed income sales and trading
  • Local bond marketing programs
  • Secondary market support for bond issues

Types of financing available:

  • Fixed Rate
  • Variable Rate
  • State aid notes
  • Bridge and mezzanine financing

Municipal Advisory Services


We are an SEC registered municipal advisor.

Services offered:

  • Debt capacity analysis
  • Long-Term and Short-Term needs analysiss
  • Bond restructuring, defeasance and forbearance advice
  • Client representation for underwriter selection

Our Team

Scott VanderWerp
Managing Director
(616) 844-0027
Scott's Bio



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