Volume Drops 21% In January

Meyers, Maxwell
February 2006
Bond Buyer;2/1/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32310, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decline of municipal bond issuance by 21 percent year-over-year in January 2006 in the United States. Tax-exempt bond borrowers sold 4.7 billion dollar less debt than they did in January 2005. According to statistics released by Thomson Financial, it was the biggest percentage decline since July 2004.


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