TITLE

New Money Up, But April Volume Drops

AUTHOR(S)
Meyers, Maxwell
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/1/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32371, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the continued overall decline in municipal bond issuance in April 2006 in the U.S. Indications showed that tax-exempt borrowers sold 14 percent less debt in the month than they did a year ago. Although the volume for the year is running 24 percent down from last year's pace, market analysts are still optimistic that the decline in issuance would ease later in the year as new-money sales gain momentum.
ACCESSION #
20803402

 

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