TITLE

Munis Firm as Dealers Absorb Bid-Wanteds

AUTHOR(S)
Curran, William; Scarchilli, Michael
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/14/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32402, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights trends in the municipal bond market in the United States s of June 13, 2006. The municipal bond market firmed slightly, as modest gains in Treasuries and continuing weakness in equities helped dealers absorb a bid-wanted list of about $350 million. According to the traders, the market showed fairly robust demand for the list.
ACCESSION #
21258817

 

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