Municipal Commentary

Tom Kozlik joined HilltopSecurities in 2019 as Head of Municipal Strategy and Credit. His published municipal market commentary can be found in the link below.

With nearly two decades of experience in the fixed income industry, Kozlik is a nationally recognized strategist who brings unique insight and perspectives to his commentary and analysis of municipal market trends, opportunities and challenges. In 2018, Smith’s Research and Gradings included him on the first team in the generalist category of its Municipal All-Star Team. He was voted to Institutional Investor’s All-America Fixed Income Research Team and Greenwich Associates named him one of the Most Helpful Analysts in Municipal Bonds in 2015. In addition, Kozlik has taught graduate-level public finance courses at the University of Pennsylvania’s Fels Institute of Government, where he earned a Master of Government Administration.

Read the latest Municipal Commentary here

Economic Commentary

Scott McIntyre is a Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager with Hilltop Securities Asset Management, LLC, where he provides investment advice and consulting, as well as portfolio management services to local governments throughout the nation. He is also responsible for reviewing public fund investment policies, assisting in overall strategy formulation, evaluating account performance and overseeing the day-to-day operations of the investment management division. He joined the firm in 1998 and has more than three decades of financial services experience. McIntyre earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Management from Texas State University and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation from the CFA Institute. He is a Registered Investment Advisor. McIntyre’s weekly economic commentary can be found below.

Read the latest Economic Commentary here