California State Treasurer Fiona Ma

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California State Treasurer Fiona Ma announced the completion of a $195.04 million short-term note sale by the California School Finance Authority (CSFA) to assist 16 school districts with short-term financing needs. The notes priced on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 and closed on April 22, 2021. This innovative financing marks the …continue reading

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California State Treasurer Fiona Ma announced the results of last Thursday’s competitively bid sale of $633 million of General Obligation (GO) bonds. Separate bids were accepted for $392 million of new money federally taxable GO bonds (Bid Group A) and $181 million of new money federally taxable GO bonds and …continue reading

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California State Treasurer Fiona Ma announced the successful sale of $98.5 million in short-term notes by the California School Finance Authority (CSFA) to assist 62 charter schools with short-term financing needs brought on by State of California deferrals in education funding. The notes priced on Thursday, March 18, 2021 and …continue reading

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California State Treasurer Fiona Ma announced the successful closing of $52,995,000 in tax-exempt bonds issued through the California Educational Facilities Authority (CEFA), chaired by Treasurer Ma, for the benefit of Chapman University (Chapman). Chapman will use the bond proceeds to refund its outstanding CEFA Series 2011 bonds and pay costs …continue reading

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The federal stimulus package, signed into law by President Biden on Thursday, March 11, provides needed relief for millions of Californians devastated by the pandemic economic downturn. But the federal and state stimulus payments also provide a savings opportunity for those who do not need to spend all their money …continue reading

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California State Treasurer Fiona Ma announced the successful completion of a $237.8 million short-term note sale by the California School Finance Authority (CSFA) to assist 24 elementary, high school and community college districts with short-term financing needs brought on by State of California deferrals in education funding. The notes priced …continue reading

California State Treasurer Fiona Ma is hosting an educational tele-Town Hall on financial abuse of older adults on Tuesday, February 2 at 2 p.m. The event will be hosted in conjunction with Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian, Chair of the Assembly Committee on Aging and Long-Term Care, and AARP. According to the …continue reading

California State Treasurer Fiona Ma announced that she has appointed longtime debt management director Lakshmi Kommi of San Diego to the California Debt and Investment Advisory Commission (CDIAC). Treasurer Ma is the Chair of CDIAC, which is the State’s clearinghouse for public debt issuance information. It assists state and local …continue reading

California State Treasurer Fiona Ma sent a letter to Nasdaq expressing her support for a proposal that seeks to provide stakeholders with more transparency by providing diversity data on the company’s board composition, asking members to include at least two diverse directors on their boards, or explain their rationale for …continue reading

As the year comes to a close, individuals with disabilities and their loved ones are encouraged to take advantage of the economic and tax benefits of opening and contributing this holiday season to CalABLE, a savings and investment plan offered by the state of California to individuals with a disability. …continue reading