Our Public Finance team works with both large and small public and private entities – including municipalities, school districts charter schools, states, state and local government agencies and authorities as well as nonprofits, developers and colleges and universities – to create custom financial plans, manage debt and access funding via the public market or alternative sources to meet their long-term financial goals.

Our Team

Baird’s Public Finance team is dedicated to meeting the long-term goals of our public, private and nonprofit municipal issuers through nationally ranked advisory, underwriting, placement agent and consulting services.

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National Rankings

Baird is a national leader among municipal underwriting firms ranking No. 1 by number of issues collectively since 2009.1

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Insights & Commentary

Baird’s veteran Sales & Trading and Public Finance teams provide a broad range of fixed income solutions and insight to public, private and institutional clients.

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Build Your Career at Baird

Baird Fixed Income & Public Finance are core businesses within the firm. With offices coast to coast, we are focused on expanding our product expertise, services and reach throughout the country. But careers are really about people: Our clients and our associates. We ensure success by taking good care of both.

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1Source: Ipreo MuniAnalytics as of December 31, 2022. Does not include Private Placements or Notes.