Our investment banking team has the capabilities to underwrite primary bond offerings for municipal credits, and structured distressed transactions for both public and private sector clients. In addition, we provide M&A advisory services, valuation services, and capital sourcing, amongst others.

We have over 20 years of experience in providing investment banking services for public and private sector clients. Our objective is to provide smart, sensible, and practical business advisory solutions to our clients and ensure they receive the professional service he or she deserves. Each engagement benefits from the depth and breadth of our expertise. We serve a wide range of clients in various industries including:

  • Commercial real estate
  • Hospitality
  • Financial institutions
  • Retail
  • Food franchise
  • Food service
  • Healthcare
  • Insurance
  • Public-private partnerships
  • Public finance

First Southern public finance department is comprised of seasoned professionals experienced in sourcing, underwriting and structuring tax-exempt securities. We work with a wide spectrum of clients including municipalities, development authorities and non-profit corporations to provide solutions custom-tailored to each individual clients’ needs. We are committed to putting our clients’ interest first at all times.

First Southern public finance professionals are active in the following sectors:

  • General Obligation
  • Public Infrastructure
  • Industrial Development
  • School Districts
  • Higher Education
  • Multifamily Housing
  • Student Housing
  • Health Care
  • Correctional Facilities