2018 Letters of Credit Webinar

Join Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines for a webinar on Thursday, February 22nd as we demonstrate how our member financial institutions can provide their Public Unit Depositors with a guarantee and peace of mind that their non-insured funds will be returned safely through our highly-rated Standby Letters of Credit.

Standby Letters of Credit from FHLB Des Moines may provide an alternative source of collateral for securing Public Unit Deposits, thus improving your liquidity, income and efficiency.

Specific topics discussed on this webinar:

Event details:

  • Thursday, February 22, 2018
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM CT

Webinar led by;

John P. Biestman, CFA
Vice President/Senior Relationship Manager
Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines

During John's 39-year career in financial services, he has focused on building balance sheet funding and investment strategies, as well as implementing investor relations, corporate finance and M&A programs. Prior to serving with the Federal Home Loan Bank System in financial advisory services and relationship management, John held various leadership positions at Barclays Capital, First Interstate Bank and Dean Witter Reynolds. 

John holds a Masters in Business Administration from the Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science and economics from the University of California, Los Angeles. John is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter holder. He also serves on the board of directors of Habitat for Humanity of Seattle/King County.

Register today.

Do not miss this opportunity to learn about how your financial institution can benefit and increase operational efficiency through reliable FHLB Des Moines Standby Letters of Credit.