Guess Who's Into Credit Enhancement?

Sargent, Carolyn
September 2004
Investment Dealers' Digest;9/27/2004, Vol. 70 Issue 37, p8
Trade Publication
Reports on public pension fund California Public Employees' Retirement System's (CalPERS) plans to enter the municipal bond credit enhancement market. Ratings of the CalPERS program from various rating agencies; Impact of the fund's market entry on municipal credit-support and liquidity.


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