The latest from James Lutter

- by James Lutter, PMA Funding

Wholesale remedies for your funding blues

For much of 2018, locking in deposits was top of mind for financial institutions. The general consensus was that rates would continue to increase throughout the year. In anticipation, financial ...

- by James Lutter, PMA Funding

FHLB – Not only for advances

Liquidity, liquidity, liquidity; it’s one of the central themes of 2018.  As loan growth continues to expand, liquidity has returned to the spotlight.  Securing diversified sources though a well-defined ...

- by James Lutter, PMA Funding

Collateral – Pledged securities

As the economy continues to expand, so do the appetites of financial institutions for additional funding sources. Political subdivisions can be a significant funding source without cannibalizing a financial institution’...