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- MSRB Plans Rule to Ban Consultants Would Prohibit Use By Broker-Dealers. Hume, Lynn; Ferris, Craig T. // Bond Buyer;2/19/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31824, p1
Reports on the plan of the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB) to propose a law that would prohibit broker-dealers from using consultants to obtain municipal securities business in the U.S. Plan to disseminate prices and other trade data from municipal securities trade when its...
- Jester on MSRB Agenda. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;10/27/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31748, p1
Reports on the delay of the real-time trade reporting in the municipal market of the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board in the U.S. Consideration of the price disparities in the market; Modification of political contributions; Inclusions of derivatives and disclosure.
- Guardedly Optimistic. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;7/10/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31177, p1
Reports the proposal of the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board to narrow the scope of the municipal market profesional concept. Reactions of analysts on the proposal; Appprehensions regarding the proposal; Effects of the proposal on investors.
- MSRB Plans G-37 Changes. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;2/21/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31329, p1
Reports on the plan made by the U.S. Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board to propose several revisions to its Rule G-37 on political contributions. Plan to increase price transparency in the market by the board; Purpose of designing Rule G-37.
- Pitt Calls For Transparency Improvement. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;4/26/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31374, p1
Focuses on the need for the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board to improve price transparency in the municipal market in the U.S. Introduction of more transparency in the market; Increase in the number of traded transactions; Dissemination of a comprehensive daily trading information.
- MSRB Seeks Speedier Trade Data. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;5/15/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31387, p1
Reports the plans of the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board to file a proposal with the Securities and Exchange Commission to release data from municipal securities trades in the U.S. Explanation on real-time price reporting; Assessment on the effect of the release on liquidity in the...
- MSRB Unveils Real-Time Pricing Demo, Seeks Comments. Hume, Lynn // Securities Industry News;09/13/99, Vol. 11 Issue 36, p16
Reports on the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board's introduction of its demonstration program on its Web site which shows how the organization will disseminate pricing and other information on municipal securities trades. Features of the program; Background on the organization's efforts to...
- MSRB to elect five to board. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;06/14/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30661, p4
Reports that the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board in the United States will elect five board members late July 1999. Nominations; Composition of the board.
- MSRB wrestles with issues; holds off on rule changes. Hume, Lynn Stevens // Bond Buyer;02/18/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30333, p1
Reports that the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board has delayed decisions on proposed rule changes to resolve issues that have emerged. Concern over the Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC) position on rule changes on disclosure of payments and potential conflicts of interest related to...