Municipals End Mixed as Focus Shifts to Sizable New-Issue Slate

Curran, Bill; Johnson, Anastasija
January 2005
Bond Buyer;1/20/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32053, p2
Trade Publication
Reports that municipal market ended mixed as participants focused on a busy new-issue calendar that included sizable deals from Wisconsin, New Jersey and Ascension Health in the U.S. Sufficiency of the demand in the primary to absorb several sizable deal; Amount of the revenue bonds for Ascension Health Subordinate Credit Group priced by Citigroup Global Markets Inc.; Failure of municipals to find consistent direction from Treasuries.


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