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- Nassau County, N.Y., Issuing $135M To Help Cover Tax Refund Obligations. Whalen, Robert // Bond Buyer;4/13/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32110, p5
Reports on the plan of Nassau County, New York to sell tax refund bonds through the Nassau County Interim Finance Authority (NIFA). Aim to reduce its backlog if refunds; Suggestion that the county has used the NIFA to access the municipal bond market because of its higher credit ratings.
- FINANCING OF CAPITAL INFRASTRUCTURE THROUGH ISSUE OF MUNICIPAL BONDS - PRACTICES OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF BIJELJINA. // Zbornik Radova Ekonomskog Fakulteta u Istocnom Sarajevu;2012, Issue 6, p45
For all those local communities in Bosnia and Herzegovina who are willing to make a step forward from the classical and routine financing (budget, loans, grants) towards new and inventive combinations, there are really many ways of financing of development. Plans and instruments of local...
- Raleigh, N.C., Finishing $300M Deal; Raters Note Rising Water, Sewer Needs. deSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;9/20/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32470, p44
The article reports on the completion of the sale of almost $300 million worth of water and sewer system revenue bonds by the city government of Raleigh, North Carolina on September 20, 2006. Although the deal is expected to do well in light of its strong ratings, rating agencies are expressing...
- Nashville Set to Sell at Least $575 Million. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;5/27/2010, Vol. 372 Issue 33324, p1
The article reports on the plans of the consolidated government, the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, to sell between 575 million dollars and 775 million dollars of new-money and advance refunding general obligation bonds in Nashville, Tennessee. The proceeds of the sale...
- EDITOR'S NOTE. Hildreth, W. Bartley // Municipal Finance Journal;Fall2003, Vol. 24 Issue 3, preceding p1
Presents information on articles on municipal finance. Background on municipal bond portfolio insurance; Overview of articles on educational finance.
- Southeast Issuance Plummets. Sigo, Shelly; Desue, Tedra; Funk, Lynne; Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;8/14/2008, Vol. 365 Issue 32940, p1
The article reports on the municipal bond issuance in Southern States which fell during the first half of 2008. Debt sales in the region were down 19.4% on sales volume of $36.4 billion compared to $45.2 billion in comparison with the $45.2 billion of debt sold during the first half of 2007. The...
- MUNICIPAL BOND BANKING: THE DIFFUSION OF A PUBLIC-FINANCE INNOVATION. Katzman, Martin T. // National Tax Journal;Jun80, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p149
The bond bank is a recent innovation in municipal finance, now adopted in five states. The institution is described and the benefits of participation in the Maine and Vermont Bond Banks is calculated for several years. The benefits are found to vary inversely with the size of the local issue and...
- THE ROLE OF FEDERAL TAXATION IN THE SUPPLY OF MUNICIPAL BONDS: EVIDENCE FROM MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENTS. Metcalf, Gilbert E. // National Tax Journal;Dec91 Part 1, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p57
This paper considers ways in which federal tax policy affects municipal asset and debt holdings. The tax treatment of municipal bonds and income creates an arbitrage opportunity for communities to issue tax-exempt debt and invest in financial assets. I present evidence that suggests the rules in...
- Muni Inflows Shrink Slightly in August to $1.49 Billion. Albano, Christine // Bond Buyer;10/5/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32232, p6
Reports on the decrease of cash flow into long-term municipal bond mutual funds in August 2005 in the U.S. Total net cash flow during the period; Reasons behind the month-over-month decline; Implications of the shrinking inflow on money market funds.