TITLE

Weak U.S. Dollar Helps Drive Down Bond Buyer Indexes

AUTHOR(S)
Johnson, Matthew
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;11/19/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32014, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the performance of "The Bond Buyer" yield indexes from August 26, 2004 to November 18, 2004. Impact of weak U.S. dollar; Technical issues; Revenue bond index; Municipal bond index yield to maturity; German bonds; Weekly average yield to maturity on The Bond Buyer 40-bond municipal bond index.
ACCESSION #
15148309

 

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