Yields Rise More Than 5 Basic Points, Treasuries Fall in Slow Summer Session

Chesla, Nicholas; Johnson, Anastasija
August 2003
Bond Buyer;8/12/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31697, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the solvency in the municipal market segment and discusses the volatility in the overall U.S. economy as of August 8, 2003. Instances of greater bond yields in the municipal market segment; Statistics on bond yields for different years; Decline in the U.S. treasury revenue; Views of George Friedlander, a fixed-income strategist at Citigroup Global Markets, on the shift in the market economy.


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