Monthly Muni Issuance Continues to Decline

Meyers, Maxwell
April 2006
Bond Buyer;4/3/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32352, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that the monthly municipal bond issuance continued to decline in the U.S. According to Thomson Financial, tax-exempt borrowers sold 41.8% less debt in March 2006 as compared to the same period in 2005. Issuance declined in the general purpose, education and transportation sectors. Housing was the only sector that showed a quarterly increase.


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