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- MuniAuction takes show on the road, pitches case to potential customers. Cohen, Jodi B. // Bond Buyer;02/17/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30332, p34
Focuses on Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania's utilization of a municipal trading Web site called MuniAuction. Inherent problems of doing business on the Internet; Concern about how investors view the new sales mechanism; Chance for regional bankers to win maturities that traditionally go to the large...
- Hartfield Titus to Offer Choice: Call Us, or Do It Yourself. Wisniewski, Mary // Bond Buyer;03/15/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31097, p34
Reports that Hartfield, Titus & Donnelly has added online municipal bond trading capability to its existing Web site. Optimism of company officials that the volume of municipal bond trades will increase due to the added electronic option; Prediction that improvements in technology will lead to...
- The Future Is Now: Online Trading Takes Off. Yacoe, Don // Bond Buyer;11/27/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31024, Online Bond Trading p8
Focuses on online trading of municipal bonds in the United States. Web site where individuals can buy or sell securities; Advice on structuring a portfolio; Comparing bond investment return.
- Electronic bidding systems pique Texas issuers' interest. Sanders, Lisa // Bond Buyer;07/27/99, Vol. 329 Issue 30691, p1
Focuses on the implementation of an electronic bidding system in the municipal bond market in Texas. Options of issuers in selling bonds online; Electronic access interfaces between bidders and issuers; Views of financial advisers on electronic bidding.
- A Matter of Choice: Array of Platforms Prompts Some Criticism. Preston, Darrell // Bond Buyer;08/17/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30956, p7
Reports on the effects of electronic trading on municipal bond business in the United States. Platforms to buy and sell bonds; Competition among securities firms.
- Delayed Wisconsin GOs are still on deck for threeway playoff. Whalen, Robert // Bond Buyer;09/02/98, Vol. 325 Issue 30470, p26
Reports on the delay in the floatation of Wisconsin's general obligation bonds. Selection of Dalcomp, Bloomberg LP and MuniAuction Inc. as the electronic bidding providers; Wisconsin finance director Frank Hoadley's concerns regarding how an underwriter can submit a bit; Virginia treasurer...
- Miami-Dade readying underwriter RFP, first web bond sale. Whalen, Robert // Bond Buyer;10/22/99, Vol. 330 Issue 30753, p3
Reports on the plan of Miami-Dade County, Florida, to use the Internet to sell its bonds. Use of request-for-proposal documents to help county officials assemble a pool of underwriters; Selection of MuniAuction Inc. Web site to take competitive bids on a $25.6 million general obligation bond sale.
- TBMA report provides overview of electronic trading. Whalen, Robert // Bond Buyer;11/18/98, Vol. 326 Issue 30523, p4
Focuses on the use of electronic trading systems in the municipal bond market in the United States according to the Bond Market Association. Customer benefits of Merrill Lynch & Co.'s Liquidity Management System; User benefits of the Intervest system; Electronic bidding systems operated by...
- NRMSIRs may be rendered useless if they don't change, lawyer warns. Hume, Lynn Stevens // Bond Buyer;11/18/98, Vol. 326 Issue 30523, p5
Discusses the need to revise the operations of nationally-recognized municipal securities information repositories (NRMSIRs) in order not to become obsolete. Effect of the high speed pace of Internet evolution; Limited financial resources with which to upgrade NRMSIRs; Limitations of NRMSIRs.