Independent Registered Municipal Advisor Exemption

By publically posting the following written disclosure, the State of Georgia intends that market participants receive and use it for purposes of the independent registered municipal advisor exemption to the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) Municipal Advisor Rule.

“The State of Georgia, acting by and through the Georgia State Financing and Investment Commission, has retained an independent registered municipal advisor (the “MA”).  The State of Georgia, and the Georgia Higher Education Facilities Authority, is represented by and will rely upon its MA, Public Resources Advisor Group (“PRAG”), to provide advice on proposals from financial services firms concerning the issuance of municipal securities and municipal financial products.  This certificate may be relied upon through June 30, 2017. 

Proposals may be addressed to the State of Georgia at:
Georgia State Financing and Investment Commission
270 Washington Street, SW, Suite 2140, Atlanta, Georgia  30334
Attention:  Diana Pope, Director, Financing and Investment Division
[email: diana.pope@gsfic.ga.gov].