Senior Managing Underwriter and/or Co-Managing Underwriter

Senior Managing Underwriter and/or Co-Managing Underwriter

RFP Issue Date: 
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Submission Deadline: 
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank (the Bank) is soliciting proposals from firms to serve in the Bank’s pool of qualified underwriters from which the Bank will select Senior Managing and Co-Managing Underwriters as needed with respect to the sale of bonds and related services for the Bank. The selected firm(s) will serve in such capacity for up to two years with an option for one additional year.

Over the next two years, the Bank anticipates bond issuance of approximately $130 million across its programs including the Clean and Drinking Water State Revolving Funds, the Municipal Road and Bridge Revolving Fund, and the Efficient Buildings Fund.

Proposals must conform to the requirements of this Request for Proposal (RFP) and should not exceed fifteen pages in length, including exhibits, except as noted. A concise executive summary and cover letter should accompany your proposal. The proposal must indicate whether your firm is proposing to be considered for Senior Managing Underwriter, Co-Managing Underwriter, or both.

Proposal Submission: Electronic submission is required. Proposals should be submitted in PDF format to:
Michael Baer
Managing Director
Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank
mbaer@riib.org

Questions regarding this RFP should be emailed to Michael Baer no later than 4:00 PM Eastern Time on January 9, 2019. All questions and answers will be aggregated and posted publicly on the “Requests for Proposals” landing page found under the “Doing Business with Us” dropdown menu at www.riib.org. The Bank will not answer questions verbally or individually during the RFP process.

Addendum - Response to Questions