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.

Announced Quarterly Hospital M&A Volume is the Lowest in Nearly 10 Years

The first quarter of 2019 exhibited the lowest quarterly volume of announced acute care hospital transactions since the fourth quarter…

Eb LeMaster

15 Apr

The Latest on LIBOR Phaseout

In August 2017, Ponder published a paper, “What you need to know before LIBOR disappears”, outlining the uncertainties surrounding the…

Chuck D. Kirkpatrick

22 Feb

Foreign cash, loose capital bolstering healthcare real estate

By: Alex Kacik with contributions from Jeffrey Sahrbeck (Modern Healthcare online) A confluence of factors is feeding demand for healthcare…

Jeffrey B. Sahrbeck

2 Feb

Healthcare executives expect M&A to boost business in 2019

By: Alex Kacik with contributions from Eb LeMaster (Modern Healthcare online) Healthcare executives expect their businesses to exceed 2018's benchmarks…

Eb LeMaster

16 Jan

SCL Health System Series 2019 CO and MT Tax-Exempt Fixed Rate Bonds

$400,725,000 Series 2019A Colorado Tax-Exempt Fixed Rate Bonds $125,425,000 Series 2019A Montana Tax-Exempt Fixed Rate Bonds About SCL Health System SCL…

Jennifer K. Daugherty

20 Aug

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Series 2019A-C and Series 2019D

$893,270,000 Series 2019A-C Tax-Exempt Fixed Rate Bonds $109,885,000 Series 2019D Tax-Exempt Variable Rate Demand Bonds About Children's Healthcare of Atlanta…

Terry B. Shirey

17 Jul


Ponder Recognized as Top Financial Advisory firm by Thomson Reuters

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Upcoming Events

FL HFMA Annual Fall Conference

September 5, 2019 – FL

WV Hospital Association Annual Meeting

September 25-27, 2019 – Lewisburg, WV


September 2019

New Jersey/Philladelphia HFMA Annual Institute

October 2-4, 2019 – Atlantic City, NJ

Maryland HFMA Annual Fall Conference

October 3-5, 2019 – Cambridge, MD

Georgia Alliance of Community Hospitals

October 16-18, 2019 – Greensboro, GA

Florida Hospital Association Annual Meeting

October 23-25, 2019 – Orlando, FL

Nebraska Hospital Association and HFMA

October 2019 – NE


October 2019 – New York, NY

HMA Fall Institute

November 6-10, 2019 – Laguna Beach, CA

Health System 100

December 8-11, 2019 – Palm Beach, FL