Columbia Capital advises a wide variety of state, regional, and local governments, and non profits around the country. Our team provides a variety of related services, complementary to our bond financial advisory services, including investment of bond proceeds and idle funds, tax-exempt post-issuance compliance, debt portfolio management and reporting, economic development consulting, and complex cashflow modeling.
The City of Junction City, Kansas, found itself near default: running out of cash and overburdened by debt, the City had done a lot on its own but requested Columbia Capital's assistance in developing and communication a plan to rescue itself.
The YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta needed a long-term solution for its administrative offices and Head Start model classroom training center. Choosing to create a transformative project on Atlanta's Westside, the Y chose the site of the former E.A. Ware School, built in 1922 as one of the first elementary schools for African-American children in the city.
The Northwest Parkway Public Highway Authority near Denver engaged Columbia Capital to advise it on its long-term concessionaire's request to transfer the concession to another operator.
Columbia Capital designed the plan of finance in support of the largest intermodal freight facility on BNSF's intercontinental line between Chicago and Los Angeles.
Issuers and borrowers large and small, from coast to coast, have relied upon Columbia Capital as a strategic advisor for 25 years.
Columbia Capital combines 150 years of public finance expertise among its team of highly experienced, proven professionals.
Columbia Capital is unaffiliated with commercial and investment banks, insurance companies and others in the financial services industry.
Columbia Capital Management, LLC is a registered with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB) as a municipal advisor. The firm is also registered with the SEC as a registered investment adviser. Columbia Capital has a statutory duty to serve its governmental clients as a fiduciary.