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

Texas Children's Series 2021A, 2021B, 2021C, and 2021D Bonds

Pricing Date: June 30, 2021 $264,000,000 Series 2021A Tax-Exempt Fixed Rate Bonds $71,000,000 Series 2021B Put Bonds $100,000,000 Series 2021C…

Alyssa Zellner

30 Jun

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


Upcoming Events

South Carolina Hospital Association Annual Meeting

February 4-5, 2022 – Columbia, SC