Building America’s Infrastructure – With the Help of the US Municipal Bond Market

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Building America’s Infrastructure

Christine Todd, CFA

Christine Todd, CFA - President of Standish and Head of the Tax-Sensitive and Insurance Strategies

Executive Summary:

  • US voters have shown support for improving the country’s infrastructure.
  • While Donald Trump has called for expanding federal efforts to incentivize infrastructure projects, states and local governments fund 80% of projects.
  • $3.6 trillion in spending will be required by 2020.
  • New municipal bond issuance will play a key role in ensuring the safety and economic competitiveness of America’s systems and structures.
  • New project financings will provide opportunities for US and global investors to obtain attractive yields with stable credit quality and low volatility.

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