TITLE

After Slow Start, Muni Trading Picks Up After Treasuries Firm

AUTHOR(S)
Chesla, Nicholas; Johnson, Anastasija
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/25/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31891, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on developments in the government securities market in the United States as of May 24, 2004. Plan of the Department of Treasury to sell $25 billion in two-year notes; Decrease in municipal yields by one or two points; Factors driving the outflows of municipal bond mutual funds; Acquisition of limited tax general obligation bonds by ABN AMRO from King County, Washington and GO by Morgan Stanley from Johnson County Unified School District No. 512 at a low interest cost.
ACCESSION #
13214627

 

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