Month: January 2020

UF Health Transaction Announcement

Ponder & Co. (“Ponder”) is pleased to announce that Central Florida Health (“CFH”) has joined the University of Florida Health (“UF Health”), building on a strategic affiliation that has connected local residents to leading-edge stroke care and other health care services for several years. The move will strengthen and improve the availability of high-quality, efficient, … Continued

UNC Rex Healthcare Series 2020A Tax-Exempt Fixed Rate Bonds

$199,725,000 Series 2020A Tax-Exempt Fixed Rate Bonds About UNC Rex Healthcare Rex Healthcare (“UNC Rex”), a member of the University of North Carolina Health Care System (“UNCHCS”), provides a wide range of primary, secondary and tertiary care services to residents of Wake County, North Carolina and surrounding counties, one of the fastest growing metropolitan areas … Continued

M&A Activity Report Q4 2019

2019: 85 Announced Change of Control Transactions Full year 2019 announced transactions totaled 85 transactions, which is the second lowest annual total since 2009 and represents more than a 25% decline in announced transactions from 2018’s total of 116. Although a marked decline from prior year’s activity, the total compares similarly to that of 2016 … Continued

Sentara Healthcare Series 2020 Tax-Exempt Fixed Rate Bonds

$186,970,000 Series 2020 Tax-Exempt Fixed Rate Bonds About Sentara Healthcare Sentara Healthcare (“Sentara”) is the controlling entity of an integrated healthcare delivery system that provides a comprehensive array of healthcare services in (a) its primary service area of Hampton Roads, an approximately 1,600 square mile area in southeastern Virginia where Sentara controls seven hospitals, (b) … Continued