STATE TREASURER’S OFFICE CONDUCTS FINANCIAL WORKSHOP FOR COUNTY TREASURERS
For Immediate Release:
August 20, 2008
Scott Malyerck (803) 734-2665
Fiscal stability is the goal
(Columbia, SC)…In an effort to provide the most up-to-date financial information to local officials, The State Treasurer’s Office
will conduct a special “Banking and Investment” Training Workshop for county treasurers on, August 21st in Columbia.
The training will focus on banking services available to local governments by the State Treasurer’s Office, investments and
investment options, and pooled collateral. Speakers will also give an economic update and discuss the newest banking
services and products available to counties.
“We want to give officials all the right tools to make intelligent financial decisions for the people and for the institutions
within their county. Our goal is to keep local government financially stable and healthy in these less than perfect economic conditions,”
said State Treasurer Converse Chellis.
The workshop will be held at the S.C. Association of Counties Office at 1919 Thurmond Mall in Columbia beginning at 10:00am.
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