TITLE

MSRB Issues Warning on Pay-to-Play

AUTHOR(S)
Hume, Lynn
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/07/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31694, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the U.S. Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board issued a notice warning dealers against using political parties, consultants and other 'conduits' to indirectly funnel political contributions to issuer officials. Warning of the board that it would consider changes to Rule G-37 if they were needed to prevent abuses from occurring; Reason for the board's decision to issue the notice; Provisions of Rule G-37.
ACCESSION #
10529270

 

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