Muni Holdings Post Record 2Q Increase of $6.3 Billion

Briggs, Amanda
September 2003
Bond Buyer;9/17/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31721, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the increase of municipal securities holdings of money market funds for the second quarter of 2003 in the U.S. Consequences of lack of attractive investment alternatives; Rise of holdings in the brokers and dealers category; Tendency for insurance companies to buy municipal bonds.


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