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…

Valley View Series 2018 Revenue Bonds

$57,160,000 Series 2018 Revenue Bonds About Valley View Hospital Valley View Hospital Association (“VVHA”) owns and operates Valley View Hospital,…

Michael Tym

8 May

Sentara Healthcare Series A & B

$50,000,000 Series A Tax-Exempt 10 Year Put Bonds $88,620,000 Series B Tax-Exempt 30 Year Fixed Rate Bonds About Sentara Healthcare…

Terry B. Shirey

4 May

News

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

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HARRISON DAVIS JOINS PONDER & CO. AS AN ANALYST IN MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS

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Upcoming Events

HEALTH FURTHER

August 27-29, 2018 - Nashville, TN

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