TITLE

UBS Staying Short, Using Futures Contracts After Leverage Boost

AUTHOR(S)
Fine, Jacob
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/17/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31885, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that UBS Global Asset Management Inc. has maintained a short duration on its closed-end municipal bond mutual funds in the U.S. Futures contracts used as protection against rising interest rates; UBS' leveraging of the funds.
ACCESSION #
13125848

 

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