Radian Group Posts Record 1Q Profits; Public Finance Production Declines

Meyers, Maxwell
April 2006
Bond Buyer;4/21/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32365, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on the outcome of the business activity of Radian Group Inc., the parent company of Radian Asset Assurance Inc. It had gained sterling profits in the first quarter due to strong premium growth in its mortgage insurance business, however, its public finance production declined due to the difficult market conditions.


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