Yield Indexes Mostly Up on Favorable Economic Data

Walker, Susanne
October 2003
Bond Buyer;10/10/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31738, p36
Trade Publication
Reports on the increase of 'The Bond Buyer' municipal bond indexes in New York City. Reason for the increase; Impact of the observance of Yom Kippur on the drop off in market participation; Basis points of yields due to increased trading; Sale of the city's multi-million dollar short-term notes; Amount of the Empire State Development Corp.'s correctional and youth facilities service contract revenue bonds; Decrease of one-year note index; Increase of the 20-bond index; Percentage of increase of the yield on the 10-year Treasury note.


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