Dreyfus' Gaylor focuses on discount but less risky paper

Harris, Elizabeth E.
March 1999
Bond Buyer;03/03/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30590, p7
Trade Publication
Describes Douglas J. Gaylor's approach to managing the $237 millon Dreyfus Basic Municipal Bond Fund for Dreyfus Corp. Key group of income bonds that Gaylor seldom trades; Focus on cushion bonds and areas where there has been heavy issuance ahead of an expected falloff; Strategy for buying negotiated deals; Balancing of higher-rated bonds with lower-quality paper.


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