Circular 230 Grace Period
- Treasury Proposal to Relax Public Approval Requirements Draws Fire. Schroeder, Peter // Bond Buyer;12/10/2008, Vol. 366 Issue 33020, p5
The article reports on the opposition of several community and labor groups to the U.S. Treasury Department's proposed regulations that would ease the requirements for municipal issuers to obtain public approval for projects funded by private-activity bonds. They complain that the proposed...
- Snow: No Hurricane Guarantees. McConnell, Alison L. // Bond Buyer;10/7/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32234, p1
Reports on the opposition of the U.S. Department of the Treasury to provide federal guarantees for tax-exempt municipal bonds issued by states and localities affected by Hurricane Katrina. Statement of Treasury Secretary Jack Snow regarding the issue; Initiative taken to support state and local...
- Indexes All Rise After Release of Key Economic Data. Johnson, Matthew // Bond Buyer;8/5/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32190, p4
Reports on the growth of the Bond Buyer indexes for the period May 12 to August 4, 2005. 20-Bond Index; 11-Bond Index; Revenue bond index; Municipal bond index yield to maturity; U.S. Treasury Dept.'s announcement that it would begin reissuing the 30-year Treasury bond.
- 5 Top Bond Mutual Fund Categories Aren't The Biggest. DOUG ROGERS // Investors Business Daily;10/10/2014, p00
The top-performing bond mutual funds this year and for the past five years aren't the ones where
- Analysts: 30-Year's Return Will Have Modest Impact on Muni Yields. Fine, Jacob // Bond Buyer;8/5/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32190, p7
Reports on the impact of the United States Dept. of the Treasury's announcement that it plans to resume the issuance of 30-year bonds on municipal bond yields. Opinion of market analysts that the Treasury announcement would have modest impact on municipal bond yields; Demand for long-term...
- House OKs Muni TARP But Measure Has Little Chance in Senate. Ackerman, Andrew; Temple-West, Patrick // Bond Buyer;1/22/2009, Vol. 367 Issue 33046, p1
The article reports on the passage of the bill that would set new conditions for the disbursement of the second $350 billion portion of the Troubled Assets Relief Program (TARP) in the U.S. The measure includes a provision that elucidates the Treasury Department of its authority to help the...
- Treasury 4-Week Bills To Pay Down $8 Billion. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;12/18/2007, Vol. 362 Issue 32776, p2
The article reports on the declaration of the U.S. Department of the Treasury that it will sell $20 billion of four-week discount bills on December 18, 2007 to pay down $8 billion and refund $28 billion of maturing bills.
- Yields Up Fifth Consecutive Session; New-Issue Balances Dampen Trading. Chesla, Nicholas; Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;6/23/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31662, p2
It has been reported that U.S. municipal bonds continued along the path to higher yields for the fifth consecutive trading session, rising three basis points on Friday as the U.S. Treasury declined. In the municipal arena, municipal bond yields rose by three basis points, reflecting weakness in...
- Munis Soften, Treasuries Weaken; Eyes Look to More Positive Data. Chesla, Nicholas; Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;1/6/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31794, p2
Reports on the performance of the bond market in the U.S. Performance of municipal bonds; Factors influencing the market's performance; Yield levels of cash bonds; Increase in bid-wanted activity; Auction of notes by the Treasury Department.