TITLE

Municipals Firm on Treasury Gains; Trading Desks Are Lightly Staffed

AUTHOR(S)
Johnson, Anastasija
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/31/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31959, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that U.S. municipal bond prices stabilized on August 30, 2004, as gains in the Treasury market inspired better but rather sparse bids with vacations, the Republican National Convention and the coming Labor Day holiday leaving trading desks with less staff that usual. Gains posted by the government bond market; Inflation rates; Traders' observation that some participants were selling short-term paper.
ACCESSION #
14299346

 

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