Stern Brothers team of bankers are available to assist your organization with obtaining the most cost efficient financial strategies. It is our belief that the more we can teach you about project finance, the better informed you will be to make the best financial decisions for your organization.
In the News
Stern Brothers Chief Operating Officer, Linda Matkowski, served as a Mentor for the St. Louis Business Journal’s Bizwomen Mentoring Monday on February 12th.
Mentoring Monday, the premier networking event for women, took place in 43 markets simultaneously across the country. The event offered attendees the opportunity to speak with some of the most influential women in their communities for one-on-one coaching sessions.
COO, Linda Matkowski, served as a mentor, meeting and speaking with attendees in 7 minute segments throughout the morning. With over a hundred attendees in attendance, there was a lot of networking and advise on moving to the next level of their career paths. “Mentoring Monday is a great opportunity, not just for the attendees but for the mentors as well”, stated Ms. Matkowski, “I enjoyed speaking with the attendees about their career paths and sharing my thoughts and experiences.”
Michael Placencia joins Stern Brothers as Managing Director and National Head of Infrastructure and Transportation Banking.
Senior-level banker, Mike Placencia will be based in Stern Brothers’ Los Angeles office.
Stern Brothers Welcomes Managing Director and Head of Syndicate, Jerome Menifee
Stern Brothers is pleased to announce that Jerome Menifee has joined Stern Brothers as Managing Director and Head of Syndicate, and will be located in the New Jersey office.
Stern Brothers Welcomes Chief Compliance Officer
Stern Brothers is pleased to announce that Gwendolyn Taylor has joined Stern Brothers as Chief Compliance Officer and General Counsel, and will be located in the St. Louis, Missouri office.
Stern Brothers Adds Chief Operating Officer as Firm Growth Continues
Stern Brothers is pleased to announce that Linda Matkowski, a veteran investment banker, has joined Stern Brothers as Chief Operating Officer, and will be located in the St. Louis, Missouri office.
Pepe Finn named one of the Top Women Business Owners by Small Business Monthly
For her entire adult work life, Pepe Finn has been committed to the finance industry even when it has meant facing adversity. Starting out as a stock broker with a major Wall Street firm, Finn developed an interest in the municipal bond side of the business. However, she ran into a roadblock in the male-dominated investment banking industry, being told that women couldn’t sell municipal bonds for the firm.
Stern Brothers is Special Co-Senior Manager on over $700 million green-bond issuance by New York’s MTA
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), one of the largest municipal issuers with roughly $36 billion in debt, offered its inaugural “Green Bonds” in a two-day order period that started February 17th. Stern Brothers served as a Special Co-Senior Manager.
Stern Brothers Leads Team on $109.2 Million Dallas Love Field Financing
Stern Brothers served as Senior Book Running Manager with Co-Senior Goldman Sachs as well as seven co-managers on the successful financing of Dallas Love Field’s Airport Parking Garage project.
In the Community
Stern Brothers’ bankers are involved in educational opportunities annually through seminars, webinars and panel participation. It is our belief that the more we can teach you about project finance, the better informed you will be to make the best financial decisions for your organization.
Brookings Municipal Finance Conference
July 16, 2018
Speaker: Linda Matkowski
Innovative Tax-Exempt Financing Strategies for Manufacturers
September 12, 2018
St. Louis, MO
Speaker: Ron Braun
Stern Brothers is one of the largest Senior Managers of Municipal Bond Underwritings among Minority and Women Owned Firms in the nation.
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