Market Commentary
The latest publications, research and regular commentary from Loop Capital Markets 

Our market commentary section features the work of Chris Mier and our dedicated Analytical Services team.  Mier was voted First Team Sell-side Strategist by Smith's Research and Gradings for their Municipal All Star Program for 2010 and 2011.

Spotlight6th Annual Outlook Call: 2014 In Focus

Conference Call for Clients:
Thursday, January 16, 2014
3:00pm EST

Jim Reynolds, Chairman and CEO of Loop Capital, and Chris Mier, Loop Capital's Strategist, discussed the outlook for the bond market in 2014.  Mr. Reynolds focused on investment banking issues, overarching themes in the financial markets, and the impact of the recent thrust in regulatory activity.  Mr. Mier presented his views on the economy, monetary policy and fixed income markets, with a focus on municipal bonds. 

Please note that this call was for institutions only and was not approved for individual investors.  For replay information, please contact for additional information.


Presentation: 6th Annual Outlook Call: 2014 In Focus »




Spotlight: Eleventh Annual Loop Capital Pension Fund Review

Conference Call for Clients:
Friday, November 22, 2013
11:00am EST

Chris Mier and Ann Kibler discuss findings from Loop Capital's Eleventh Annual Pension Fund Review.

Loop Capital's Pension Fund Review is the oldest continuing review provided for the needs of municipal professionals in asset management, public financial advisory, and debt issuance capacities.

The conference call for investors, issuers, financial advisors and other institutional professionals was held on Friday, November 22nd at 10:00am CST / 11:00am EST.  Please note that this call was for institutions only and was not approved for individual investors.  The call featured a short 20 minute presentation by Chris Mier and Ann Kibler, followed by a Q&A period.

Interested parties should contact for any additional information.

Replay Information:
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Loop Capital Markets' Eleventh Annual
Public Pension Funding Review »