Daniel Berger joined Municipal Market Data (MMD) in May 2010, bringing more than 20 years of municipal bond market research, sales and asset management experience to MMD's analyst team. Dan's focus is on both day to day market activity, as well as providing MMD subscribers with a perspective on longer timeframe trends in market levels, credit activity, and the political and regulatory environment. Since joining MMD, Dan has been quoted extensively in The Bond Buyer, The Wall Street Journal, Thomson Reuters and numerous other financial publications. Dan's work has been widely recognized in the financial community and he was awarded a position as a member of Smith�s Research All-Star Team for his work as a municipal bond market strategist. Prior to MMD, Dan served as a Senior Municipal Bond Analyst in the Wealth Management Group at UBS Financial Services Inc. and managed tax-exempt Unit Investment Trust portfolios at Citigroup. He began his career in the municipal bond research, working first for Shearson Lehman Brothers and then at MBIA where he managed the secondary market insurance desk. Dan has a BA from Brandeis University and an MBA from New York University.Dan was the Chairman of the Municipal Bond Analysts Group of New York (MAGNY). Under Dan's guidance MAGNY won the National Federation of Municipal Analysts� (NFMA) �Award of Excellence.� Dan presently sits on the Board of Governors of the NFMA. Dan is on the NFMA's Education Committee and is Co-Chairman of an upcoming Advanced Seminar on Transportation Debt that will be presented in Dallas, Texas in October 2013.
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