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- Erie County, N.Y., Selling $36 Million of GOs. McKaig, Ryan // Bond Buyer;10/2/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31235, p3
Reports the selling of general obligation bonds in Erie County, New York. Value of the bonds; Consequences of terrorist attacks on the economy and monetary policy; Allocation of the bonds.
- Municipal Bond Prices End Higher; Met. Pier Authority, N.Y.C. TFA Sell. Monsarrat, Sean; Chesla, Nicholas // Bond Buyer;6/13/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31406, p2
Focuses on the loans sold by the Illinois Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority and the New York City Transitional Finance Authority. Effects of the move on municipal bond prices; Impact of the import and export prices on monetary policy; Amount of deferred interest bonds of the loan.
- The behavior of government of Canada real return bond returns. Peters, David W. // International Review of Financial Analysis;2007, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p152
Abstract: The Government of Canada first issued real return bonds, commonly referred to as index-linked bonds in the finance literature, in December 1991. This paper looks at how the prices of real return bonds should behave theoretically, and empirically examines the holding period returns of...
- EXPLAINING RISK PREMIA ON BONDS AND EQUITIES. Sl�k, Torsten; Kennedy, Mike // OECD Economic Studies;2005, Vol. 2005 Issue 1, p111
This paper assesses the extent to which movements in risk premia of a number of financial assets are related to general economic fundamentals and OECD-wide measures of the stance of monetary policy. To do this, principal component analysis is used to identify a common driver of risk premia in US...
- An alternative monetary aggregate: M2 plus household holdings of bond and equity mutual funds. Collins, Sean; Edwards, Cheryl L. // Review (00149187);Nov/Dec94, Vol. 76 Issue 6, p7
Discusses the issue of whether bond and equity mutual funds ought to be added to the monetary aggregate M2. M2 velocity as an important property for an indicator of monetary policy; Opportunity cost; Growth rates; Net assets of bond and equity mutual funds; Net flows; Yields on Treasury bills...
- Detroit Hopes to Keep Its $500 Million Water Deal Pure. Devitt, Caitlin // Bond Buyer;12/14/2011, Vol. 378 Issue 33632, p1
The article focuses on the 500 million dollar senior-lien water and sewer bonds marketed by Detroit in Michigan. The deal hopes to relieve the fiscal problems of the city over the uncertainties of water and sewer service funding due to the bankruptcy in Jefferson County, Alabama. The proceeds of...
- How well will investment portfolios perform in 2013? Hildebrand, John // Third Sector;1/15/2013, Issue 736, p19
The author looks into the performance of investment portfolios in 2013 and agrees that as European monetary policy keep the interest rates lower, it supports bonds and equities but could lead to a tough year for charities that hold high cash levels and notes corporate bonds offering lower values.
- Healthy returns. Hambidge, David // Money Marketing;12/19/2013, p18
The author predicts that stocks will continue to be better investment options than bonds in 2014 and monetary policies will likely remain accommodating for investors.
- Rates Prompt Two New England Issuers to Refund. O'Brien, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;9/7/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31963, p4
In another refunding deal prompted by last month's market rally, the Maine Municipal Bond Bank plans to sell $54.5 million of Series C refunding bonds tomorrow. A weaker-than-expected jobs report released in early August kicked off a flurry of refunding activity. Nationwide, refunding volume...