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.

Hospital M&A: Beginning of a New Frontier?

Imagine reading the following headlines five years ago: Six multi-billion dollar NFP-to-NFP health system mergers announced over past 12 months.…

Jake Aygun

5 Apr

The Impact of Tax Reform on the Municipal Market

While private activity bonds have been spared, the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (the “Act”) will still impact tax-exempt…

Michael Tym

9 Jan

Creative Partnership Maintains Community Hospital

By: Christopher Schoeplein (HFMA Summer 2018) In April 2017, the city of Topeka, Kansas, faced the potential shutdown of St. Francis…

Chris D. Schoeplein

16 Jul

'Business as Usual' in FTC Hospital Deal Enforcement, Former Official Says

By: Rich Daily with contributions from Eb LeMaster (HFMA online) THE FORMER FTC EXECUTIVE OUTLINED THE FACTORS THE AGENCY IS USING…

Sarasota Memorial Healthcare System Series 2018 Tax Exempt Fixed Rate Bonds

$350,000,000 Series 2018 Tax-Exempt Fixed Rate Bonds About Sarasota Memorial Health Care System Sarasota Memorial Health Care System (SMHCS) owns…

Jeffrey B. Sahrbeck

12 Sep

Allegheny Health Network Series A Tax-Exempt Fixed Rate Bonds

$943,365,000 – Series A Tax-Exempt Fixed Rate Bonds About Allegheny Health Network Health Allegheny Health Network (“AHN”) is a physician-led…

Jeffrey B. Sahrbeck

20 Aug

News

CONNIE X. ZHAI JOINS PONDER & CO. AS DIRECTOR IN CAPITAL ADVISORY

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Upcoming Events

Barclay's Healthcare Summit

October 3-5, 2018 - New York, NY

Maryland HFMA Annual Fall Conference

October 3-5, 2018 - Cambridge, MD

Florida Hospital Association Annual Meeting

October 3-4, 2018 - Orlando, FL

HMA FALL CFO FORUM

October 17-21, 2018 - Scottsdale, AZ

HEALTH SYSTEM 100

December 9-12, 2018 - Naples, FL