Concerns About Interest Rates Lead Regional Issuers to Swaps

Sigo, Shelly
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/2/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32330, p32
Trade Publication
The article reports on discussions on swaps and bonds at the Bond Buyer's Southeast Public Finance Conference in Atlanta, Georgia in February 2006. Regional bond issuers have been negotiating swaps to fix rates in light of increasing interest rates. Financial advisers have warned issuers to document deals to prevent risks associated with sudden decline in interest rates.


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