K-12 & Charter Schools

Financial expertise that empowers education.

Raymond James has extensive experience in primary and secondary school underwriting, serving as senior manager on transactions involving public and charter schools in more than 40 states since 2006. Backed by a powerful distribution platform and strong capital base, we work with individual charter schools as well as national operators to finance new schools and acquire or refinance existing schools. We were the nation’s second-leading underwriter of primary and secondary school transactions in 2016, serving as senior manager on 158 negotiated issues totaling more than $5.7 billion in par amount.*

Full-service Capabilities

  • General obligation bonds
  • Revenue bonds
  • Refunding bonds
  • Bond anticipation notes
  • Other short-term and long-term bonds
  • Tax-exempt and taxable bonds
  • Private placements
  • Publicly offered bonds
  • USDA loans

*Source: Thomson Reuters


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