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South San Francisco
collection truck financed
by the California
Pollution Control Financing
Authority (CPCFA)


Full Service Public Finance - Westhoff, Cone & Holmstedt offers its clients a comprehensive package of services for a successful bond offering. Those services include:

Financial Advisory
Credit Enhancement
WCH’s Comprehensive Service

We have raised several billion dollars to finance our clients' projects by acting as the managing underwriter for their bond offerings.

Financial Advisory
We are the advisor for several local governments and agencies in connection with their bond offerings and other financial needs.

Credit Enhancement
Westhoff, Cone & Holmstedt has experience in the full range of credit enhancement vehicles and is able to provide clients with the lowest borrowing costs by utilizing:

  • Letters of credit
  • Insurance company guarantees
  • Swaps and derivatives
  • Municipal bond insurance
  • Surety bond guarantees
  • Government-backed securities

Westhoff, Cone & Holmstedt, serves as the remarketing agent for a large volume of variable rate financings.

We help our clients optimize the safety and yield on the investment of bond proceeds by locating the most appropriate investment vehicles.

WCH’s Comprehensive Service
Ask us about our comprehensive package of services available to public or private borrowers including:

  • Reviewing debt capacity and financing options
  • Designing and evaluating alternate financing structures
  • Meeting with boards and other oversight groups
  • Assisting in the bond approval process
  • Assisting in the preparation of financing documents
  • Establishing a timetable and coordinating the financing team
  • Developing a presentation for rating agencies
  • Negotiating financing terms
  • Coordinating marketing efforts
  • Assisting with the investment of proceeds
  • Maintaining a secondary market for the bonds
  • Developing financial plans for future needs

Business Continuity Plan Disclosure Statement
Westhoff, Cone & Holmstedt's disclosure statement regarding various situations that may affect business continuity can be viewed with the following link:

Business Continuity Plan Disclosure Statement