Simply stated our goal is to guide municipal investors to stable or improving borrowers, and avoiding declining credits. To that end, self directed high net worth investors should not be without access to an investor point of view credit expert.
Can you rely on free sell side ratings provided by rating agencies?
Up to now, only institutions could afford in house municipal credit specialists whose job is second guessing the free public ratings on issues bought and sold.
Where to look and guidance on what to pick
Rating fee with consultation between $200-$500 per risk. Written credit reports - samples, call for quote. First rating consultation provided free of charge.
Prudence dictates that large investment whose value is subject to opinion should be appraised by an expert other than free appraisal(s) provided by the seller.
For individuals and their advisors who buy or sell issues in amounts of $100,000 and above.
Confidentially Guaranteed - Clients need not disclose principal amount(s)
Municipal Credit Insights, LP and Benchmark Bond Ratings®, LP Garden City, NY