Insights About Ponder & Co

Explore the latest Ponder & Co. happenings from company news and upcoming industry events to client success stories and articles of interest from our senior executives.

Swap Strategies to Bolster Liquidity

With long-term swap rates at historic lows, health systems with sizable fixed payer swap portfolios may now be required to…

Carlos A. Aro

6 May

COVID Impact on Hospitals and Health Systems

Not-for-profit hospitals and health systems could experience a drop in their liquidity of 40-to-60 days cash on hand due to…

Chris D. Schoeplein

10 Apr

Hospital M&A in the Age of Coronavirus

By: Lisa Phillips with contributions from Chris Schoeplein (Levin Associates online) Hospitals have always been a prime target in the…

Chris D. Schoeplein

3 Apr

Hospital M&A May Spike, Sector Advisors Say

By: Claire Rychlewski with analytics by Melody Ren in Chicago and contributions from Eb LeMaster (Mergermarket) Community hospitals that have…

Eb LeMaster

31 Mar

Appalachian Regional Healthcare System Series 2021A Bonds

Pricing Date: March 10, 2021 Closing Date: March 24, 2021 $114,505,000 Series 2021A Bonds Objectives Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (“ARHS”)…

Charles Stafford

17 Mar

Grand View Hospital Series 2021 Bonds

Bond Sale Date: February 23, 2021 Closing Date: March 11, 2021 $285,000,000 Series 2021 Bonds Objectives Grand View Hospital (”GVH”)…

John E. Cheney

3 Mar


Nanticoke Health Services Merges with Peninsula Regional Health System

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Upcoming Events

South Carolina Hospital Association Annual Meeting

February 4-5, 2022 – Columbia, SC