COVID-19 and Municipal Bonds
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to pose both unprecedented public health and financial challenges for state governments. As state finance officials, debt managers and staff play a pivotal role in navigating states through this crisis.
Outstanding Municipal Securities in the Market
Source: SIFMA as of December 2019.
The State Debt Management Network (SDMN) is the professional organization for the issuers and managers of state debt. Formed in 1991 as a network of the National Association of State Treasurers, SDMN has convened public officials from all branches of state government for nearly 30 years to share information on the issuance, management and oversight of state bonds and municipal securities.