Municipal Advisory

This is the ninth edition of the Porter, White & Company Birmingham Area Economic Report, which is published quarterly. The report places the Birmingham area economy in a state, regional and national context, and focuses on the following statistical series: (A) number of people employed,...

One of the reforms mandated by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 (“Dodd-Frank”) is the endorsement in law and regulation of the role of Municipal Advisors in the issuance of municipal bonds and other related financial transactions. Prior to the...

On August 9, Porter White & Company (PWCo) released its Q1 2016 Birmingham Area Economic Report. The report places the Birmingham area economy in a state, regional and national context, and focuses on the following statistical series: (A) number of people employed, (B) retail sales,...