Ambac Top Insurer in 1st Quarter

Meyers, Maxwell
April 2006
Bond Buyer;4/17/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32361, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that Ambac Assurance Corp. topped all insurers in the U.S., acquiring 26.9 percent market share in the first quarter of 2006. Ambac has 9.9 billion underwritings in tax-exempt debt with 268 bond issuances. Meanwhile, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP has led on the tax-exempt bond counsel rankings, acquiring 10.4 percent market share.


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