Dick Thivierge

Richard W. Thivierge

Managing Director
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Education American International College, B.A.
Joined William Blair & Company 1999
Other Experience Connecticut Bank and Trust
Office of the Mayor of Chicopee
Board Membership POTE Foundation
Suffield Observer
Shuttle Meadow Country Club Greens Committee
Various civic and church organizations
Community Involvement Church and civic affairs in various capacities
Notable Transactions
  • Pension Obligation Bonds for Waterbury, New Britain, and Bridgeport
  • The issuance of BABs, QZABS, RZABS, QECBs for various municipalities
  • Participation in several hundred rating presentations and upgrades
  • Structuring agent and underwriter for first city in the nation to issue Pension Obligation Bonds
  • Has played a key role in the issuance of over $5 billion state and local bond issuances
  • First to create a full disclosure official statement in Connecticut
  • First in the State of Connecticut to work with a municipality using bond insurance
  • First in the State of Connecticut to use video conferencing, photographs and other innovative techniques in rating presentations
  • Instrumental in the creation of two municipal short-term investment funds
  • Pioneered in the use of Interest Rate Swaps for Connecticut municipalities