Households' Muni Portfolios Grew by Just 0.1 % in 1Q

Albano, Christine
June 2006
Bond Buyer;6/14/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32402, p6
Trade Publication
The article highlights the report released by the United States Federal Reserve Board in June 2006 which shows that mutual funds and money market funds have increased their holdings of municipal debt during the first quarter. According to the report, household held $860.1 billion in municipal debt at the end of the quarter. The article also reports on the success of municipal cash assets in outperforming taxable cash-based hedges.


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