Echo Financial Products


All clients of Echo receive senior level attention throughout all phases of an engagement. Echo professionals have a proven track record of innovation, senior level analysis, integrity, and flawless execution in challenging market conditions. We invite you to contact us to discuss any of your financial needs.


ROBERT R. KINTNER, Senior Vice President, Director of Echo Monitoring Solutions

Experience:  Mr. Kintner joined Echo in 2011 to provide advisory, monitoring, valuation and reporting services for public and private corporations, not-for-profit organizations, state and local governments that utilize various interest rate swaps and derivative products. He has 14 years of experience in financial services and has been active in various financial markets with the most significant experience in the structuring, pricing and execution of interest rate swap transactions for purposes of hedging, trading, balance sheet and risk management. Prior to joining Echo, he served in the following capacities: Swap/Derivative Advisor; Senior Sales t Marketing Specialist for web-based derivative valuation service; Derivative Pricing Analyst and Structuring Specialist; Short-Term Municipal Underwriter and Trader; and an Assistant Trader and Underwriter of municipal bonds. Mr. Kintner assisted in the development and management of a Tender Option Bond Program; performed underwriting and remarketing for short-term and variable rate municipal issues across the Country; assisted with proprietary trading and hedging strategies for municipal bonds; and provided ongoing monitoring and valuation of derivatives for tax-exempt and governmental municipal bond issuers. Mr. Kintner is proficient in the significant FASB and GASB related accounting guidance on derivatives including FAS133 (Topic 815), FAS157 (Topic 820) and GASB 53. His extensive experience and market prowess in some of the most complex financial instruments has resulted in the generation of unique ideas, strategies and favorable execution. Mr. Kintner earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Millersville University, Pennsylvania.