When you partner with the Hilliard Lyons Municipal Securities Group, you will be working with a firm having regional and national expertise and leadership. In 2017 we ranked first as Financial Advisor in Kentucky, first as senior manager in competitive municipal underwritings in Indiana and first as competitive senior managing underwriter in Kentucky for issues we were eligible to bid on. Our familiarity with national credits is reflected by our ranking 20th nationally as competitive senior manager in 2017. (Source: Thomson Reuters SDC Platinum)
To help local communities thrive, our team members devote their time, talents and resources to support local organizations nationwide.
Mr. Rorke has extensive civic experience. He Co-Chaired Illinois’ Economic Recovery Commission and is a member of the Illinois Budgeting for Results Commission, Co-Chairs the Board of the Chicago Summer Business Institute which provides meaningful summer jobs to achieving inner-city youth and is a Trustee of both the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and the Louisville Orchestra. He has served as a Trustee of Northwestern University.
Professionally, he is a member of the Municipal Executive Committee of the Securities Industry Financial Markets Association (“SIFMA”).
Alex has a Bachelor of Science and MA degrees from Northwestern University and received his MBA from Columbia University.
Notable financings outside the K-12 arena include securing funding for T.J. Samson Hospital for a new $45 million medical facility and serving as financial advisor for the University of Kentucky for recent projects totaling $476 million. These projects include the renovation of Commonwealth Football Stadium, construction of a new science building, renovation to Gatton School of Business, and renovation and expansion of various UK HealthCare facilities. Additionally, he has helped the leadership of Louisville Metropolitan Sewer District craft a funding strategy that will address anticipated capital needs and enable it to continue to meet its rating standards. Throughout his tenure with the firm, Chip has been involved in excess of 200 rating agency presentations. He led Metro Louisville’s 2013 and 2014 financings totaling $112.6 million in the last two years. He has been financial advisor to the Louisville Arena Authority since 2012. He earned a Bachelor of Arts & Science degree in Economics from the University of Kentucky in 1996 and an MBA in Finance from Bellarmine University in 2001.
A native of Phoenix, Arizona, Mr. Bond has a Bachelor of Science from Arizona State University/Grand Canyon University, and is a CFA charter-holder.
Securities Expertise Worth Leveraging
Our Municipal Securities experts offer innovative, streamlined solutions to help your organization reach its financial goals.
When you work with the Hilliard Lyons Municipal Securities group, you’re partnering with a team whose knowledge, insights and hands-on support will help you fund your community-building vision. Contact us today to begin building a roadmap for your public good initiatives.