TITLE

Magic 5% Prompts Mom and Pop to Show Up and Dominate

AUTHOR(S)
Albano, Christine
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/24/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31890, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes investor interest in the U.S. municipal bond market following an increase in interest rates. Yields since March 30, 2004; Bond issues in the primary market; Retail activity spurred by market weakness; Retail demand in the fixed income arena.
ACCESSION #
13215990

 

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