A Network of the National Association of State Treasurers

ABC’s of Debt Management 10 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started

This high-level overview of debt management practices will share concepts any new debt manager needs to know, or any veteran may need to refresh. Topics covered will include determining constitutional or statutory limits on debt, the bond issuance process, different types of debt, credit ratings, disclosure, refinancing, etc. A panel discussion will consist of State Treasurers, debt managers and advisors with extensive debt issuance experience sharing what they know now, that they wish they knew on day one.