City Deposits and Investments

Information Memo

Published: May 9, 2023

City Deposits and Investments
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This content conveys general information. Do not use it as a substitute for legal advice. Any attorney general opinions cited are available from the League’s Research staff.

Learn which depositories, such as banks and credit unions, a city may use and how to choose one. Understand FDIC insurance and collateral considerations. Lists permitted types of investments,  such as repurchase agreements, investment trust shares, money market shares and others, along with safekeeping requirements.

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