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- N.Y.C. Could Lure Hesitant Investors With $850M in GOs. Albano, Christinc // Bond Buyer;5/16/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32133, p7
The article reports that an $850 million New York City tax-exempt general obligation offering is the largest deal in the primary market this week, and underwriters are hoping to generate as much presale activity as possible during a two-day retail order period. Of the total tax-exempt issuance,...
- Muni Yields Follow Treasuries Higher. Riggs, Taylor // Bond Buyer;8/20/2012, Vol. 381 Issue 33767, p2
The article reports on the deals made in the U.S. tax-exempt market as of August 20, 2012, including 11 basis points for the 10-year Municipal Market Data yield, nine basis points for the 30-year yield, and the gains posted by treasuries.
- State high-risk pool struggles. // Indianapolis Business Journal;12/24/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 42, p3
Reports the problem in the state insurance pool for high-risk medical patients on multimillion-dollar shortfalls in Indianapolis. Losses of the Indiana Comprehensive Health Insurance Association; Proposals by legislators, state officials and ICHIA board to help overcome financial losses; Way to...
- Conservatives say Pa. pool would pay for abortions. Pecquet, Julian // Hill;7/15/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 82, p27
The article reports on the allegation by the conservative group Family Research Council that the high-risk pool for sick people without insurance in Pennsylvania will use federal dollars to fund abortions.
- Don't be snowed by tax-free funds. Keating, Peter // Money;Mar97, Vol. 26 Issue 3, pB9
Discusses an analysis of 1,272 state-tax-exempt funds. The benefit of a multiple tax break; The downfall being the intermediate-term state fund delivers the highest after-tax yield to taxpayers in the 31 percent bracket; Investing in a top national muni fund having the highest yield; The...
- Mississippi Floating $142M In Refunding GOs This Month. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;8/21/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32449, p5
The article reports that Mississippi is in the process of selling $142 million of tax-exempt and taxable general obligation (GO) refunding bonds over two weeks. It was emphasized that the deal, which is structured in three series, is not insured and most of the proceeds will be used to refund...
- Small Insurers Can Unite To Raise Capital. Sherman, F. Laughton // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;10/13/2003, Vol. 107 Issue 41, p17
Focuses on the importance of pooled capital offerings to small insurers who wants to raise their capital in the U.S. Concept behind the pooled capital offerings; Advantages of pooled capital insurers to small and mid-sized insurers; Need to find out the types of companies that will be issuing...
- Florida's Citizens Plans Up to $2B Sale. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;5/27/2008, Vol. 364 Issue 32886, p1
The article reports on the expectation of Florida's Citizens Property Insurance Corp. to hold a two-day pricing of $1.5 billion to $2 billion of fixed-rate, tax-exempt revenue bonds. Proceeds of the Series 2008A high-risk account bonds will provide liquidity if needed to pay claims. Investment...
- Minnesota Foundation to Borrow $10M for Hospital Plan. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;5/5/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31877, p34
Reports that the Charles K. Blandin Foundation in Minnesota has entered the tax-exempt market. Finance for the replacement of the Grand Itasca Clinic Hospital; Issuer of Blandin Foundation; Underwriter.