With No Big Indicators, Traders Get Tone From $1B of New Issues

Johnson, Anastasiji; Curran, Bill
January 2005
Bond Buyer;1/12/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32048, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the market condition of the U.S. money market as of January 11, 2005. Municipal bonds finished mixed, as the market worked through a busy new-issue calendar, with the long end firming, while the front end succumbed to some selling pressure. With no market-moving economic indicators released, participants had to rely on the reception of US$1 billion of new issues to set the tone. Government bonds pushed higher amid continuous demand for duration.


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