Yield-Seekers Look to Hospitals, Including One of the Strongest

Albano, Christine
May 1999
Bond Buyer;05/25/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30648, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the reliance of portfolio managers on the hospital sector in addressing yield-deprived tax-exempt bond funds in the United States. Widening of bond spreads; Ratings of hospital bonds; Major bond issues from hospitals.


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