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Financial Advisory Services

Davenport Public Finance offers our clients a comprehensive range of value-added services.


  • Strategic Financial Planning

    Using customized financial models along with the industry standard software for debt structuring, we help our clients develop the road map for multi-year capital planning.

  • Transaction Services

    From managing the public markets financing process to assisting with direct bank loans, participation in pooled financing programs or other financing alternatives, Davenport stands ready to evaluate and implement cost effective financial solutions that are designed to meet our clients’ needs.

  • Investment Management

    Established nearly 20 years ago, our proprietary investment management program is a partnership with our clients that helps them maintain in-house control of their investing process with a comprehensive investment plan, customized reporting and professional oversight.

  • Rating Agency Interaction

    We have decades of experience in helping our clients navigate the ratings process – from obtaining initial ratings to maintaining existing ratings or positioning for rating upgrades. We take a pro-active approach with credit presentation development, analyst meetings and follow-up and use current research, comparative analysis and rating agency scorecard modeling to maximize the rating result.

  • Economic Development

    Economic development can oftentimes be a challenging process involving multiple partners at local and state levels. We work with our clients in analyzing the impact of potential economic development projects including return on investment, payback horizons, life-cycle development and government-wide revenue/expense impacts, and developer negotiations.

  • State Credits and Financing Programs

    We provide specialized credit and cash flow analysis for pooled financing and state leveraged loan programs where localities can participate in obtaining market and below-market financing for infrastructure projects.

  • Strategic Consulting Services

    Comprehensive financial reviews. Financial policy development, Debt management, Financial pro forma budget modeling, Cash flow/liquidity analysis, Leveraging professional partnerships and much more.

Public Finance

With a commitment to helping our clients grow, we have developed one of the largest, regional public finance practices in the Mid-Atlantic/Southeast.*

*In terms of number of transactions and volume in MD, VA, NC, SC and GA. Source: Refinitiv, formerly Thomson Reuters.

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