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Leaders in Public Finance, Ehlers is an independent municipal financial advisory company that has served public sector clients since 1955. Our goal is helping local governments, school districts, and state agencies find the financial resources they need to build the communities they envision.

Our services are grouped into four main categories, representing our core areas of expertise:

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As the result of President Obama signing into law the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the "Dodd-Frank Act") on July 21, 2010, the federal government passed legislation that will affect how financial advisory firms like Ehlers provide advisory services. 

The legislation requires a fiduciary responsibility to you by Ehlers – which is how we have always viewed our relationship, which is to act on your behalf with a duty of loyality and a duty of care.  The links below direct you to the latest Dodd-Frank Act news to help keep you informed.

Read the latest Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act News

GFOA Primer: Municipal Advisor Rulemaking and Issuers - June 8, 2016

2016 Compliance Advisory for Municipal Advisors - December 1, 2015

National Association of Independent Public Finance Advisors (NAIPFA) Amends Its By-Laws to Become National Association of Municipal Advisors (NAMA) - October 9, 2014

Ehlers Client Alert: MCDC Initiative - August 26, 2014

MSRB Announces New Officers and Board Members for Fiscal Year 2015 - August 6, 2014

SEC Extends MCDC Deadline for Issuers, Tiers Penalty Caps for Underwriters - July 31, 2014

Rep. Stivers Pushes SEC To Limit MCDC, Warns of Possible Legislation - July 17, 2014

GFOA Alert: The SEC MCDC Initiative and Issuers - July 7, 2014

MA Overview - July 1, 2014

The Impact of Municipal Advisor Regulation on the Municipal Market - July 1, 2014

What Governments Need to Know About the New Municipal Advisor Rule - July 1, 2014

SEC Seeks Further Enforcement of Municipal Securities Issuers through Self Reporting - June 12, 2014

MSRB Launches New Tool on EMMA to Improve Investor Access to Municipal Securities Pricing Information - June 9, 2014

SEC's Registration of Municpal Advisors Rule - June 6, 2014


Visit our Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act News page for more articles.

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