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We are pleased to present the latest installment of Banking Almanac, a comprehensive report on all Georgia banks and thrifts with data as of and for the twelve months ended March 31, 2020. Click here for Banking Almanac in PDF. This report examines Georgia institutions by a variety...

We are pleased to present the latest installment of Banking Almanac, a comprehensive report on all Mississippi banks and thrifts with data as of and for the twelve months ended March 31, 2020. Click here for Banking Almanac in PDF. This report examines Mississippi institutions by a variety...

The municipal market remained especially volatile during April from significant uncertainty regarding COVID-19. Treasury rates have continued to stay almost 2% lower than this time last year throughout the yield curve. As of April 30th, the futures market does not expect a rate increase during...

We are pleased to present the latest installment of Banking Almanac, a comprehensive report on all Alabama banks and thrifts with data as of and for the twelve months ended March 31, 2020. Click here for Banking Almanac in PDF. This report examines Alabama institutions by a variety...

On March 3, 2020 the Fed cut the overnight target rate by 0.50%. Uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 continues to create strong demand for safer treasury securities, driving down treasury rates throughout March; however, municipal bond yields (measured by AAA General Obligation Bonds) increased significantly during the...