SLGS Sales Temporarily On Hold

Barnett, Susanna Duff
October 2004
Bond Buyer;10/15/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 31990, p1
Trade Publication
Reports that the U.S. Treasury Department halted on October 14, 2004, the sales of State and Local Series Securities to municipal issuers in an attempt to avoid going over its $7.4 trillion debt limit. Impact of the ruling on a number of pending advance refundings; Analysis of pertinent topics and relevant issues; Implications on government securities.


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