Indexes Mostly Rise on Last Week's Greenspan Comments
- Greenspan: Spending should begin slowing. Koning, Rachel // Bond Buyer;07/23/99, Vol. 329 Issue 30689, p2
Reports on developments concerning the bond market in the United States, as of July 23, 1999. Federal Reserve Board chairman Alan Greenspan's belief that there are mechanisms in place to slow the growth of spending.
- Greenspan's Inflation Comments Help Drive Up Munis, Treasuries. Chesla, Nicholas; Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;6/16/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31906, p2
Reports that municipal bonds rose and Treasuries soared after United States Federal Reserve Board chairman Alan Greenspan said inflation was not likely to be a serious concern. Greenspan reaffirmed that changes in interest rates are likely to be "measured"; Investors are speculating that...
- Munis Weaken After Greenspan Says Rate Hikes May Continue. Johnson, Anastasija; Curran, Bill // Bond Buyer;6/10/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32151, p2
Reports on the volatility of the municipal bond after the comments of Federal Reserve Board chairman Alan Greenspan about the economy in the U.S. Sale of arbitrage accounts in the first part of the session; Announcement of risk of an overheating housing market; Price for the toll highway senior...
- Munis Unchanged in Light Trading; King County, Wash., Sells $110M. Chelsa, Nicholas // Bond Buyer;4/20/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31866, p2
Reports developments on the bond market in the U.S. as of April 20, 2004. Amount of general obligation bonds issued by the King County, Washington local government; Plan of the Federal Reserve Board chairman to testify on the current condition of the U.S. banking and credit union industry...
- Munis Weaken 2 to 4 Basis Points on Fed Move. Scarchilli, Michael; Campbell, Dakin // Bond Buyer;8/20/2007, Vol. 361 Issue 32695, p2
The article examines the performance of municipal bonds in the bond market in the U.S. in August 17, 2007. The municipal market was weaker by two to four basis points after the Federal Reserve Board lowered the primary credit discount rate 50 basis points. Meanwhile, the Treasury market was flat...
- Munis Follow Treasuries' Tone, Weaken Yet Again. RAMAGE, JAMES // Bond Buyer;6/11/2013, Vol. 384 Issue 33926, p2
In this article, the author offers information on the status of the U.S. municipal bond market in the second week of June 2013. He mentions that the municipal bond yields were higher due to increasing Treasury yields and modest trading during the week. He also informs that the U.S. Federal...
- Living With Rising Interest Rates. Morgan, Jerry // On Wall Street;Aug2004, Vol. 14 Issue 8, p40
Focuses on the decision of U.S. Federal Reserve Board Chairman Alan Greenspan to increase the interest rate in June 2004. Impact of the increase in interest rate on the bond market; Economic factors that affect the interest rate increase; Effort of the Federal Reserve Board to prevent inflation.
- Greenspan's Testimony Works: Yield Indexes Continue Rise. Smith, Aaron T. // Bond Buyer;7/18/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31680, p29
Reports on the rise in Bond Buyer yield indexes following a testimonial of U.S. Federal Reserve Board chairman Alan Greenspan before the Senate Banking Committee. Impact of Greenspan's testimony on bond market; Decline in municipal bonds; Revenues earned by bond indexes.
- Munis flat after greenspan talk; Indianapolis issue closes out. Showalter, Monica // Bond Buyer;07/29/99, Vol. 329 Issue 30693, p2
Reports on the effect of United States Federal Reserve Board Chairman Alan Greenspan's statements on price increase on the municipal bond prices and the repricing and restructuring of Indianapolis Local Public Improvement Board issue. Forecast of higher rates; Dow Jones industrial average;...