TBMA Sees Federal Funds at 5.5%, Muni Yields at 4.9% by Year's End

Ferris, Craig T.
June 2006
Bond Buyer;6/28/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32412, p5
Trade Publication
The article discusses the outlook of the Bond Market Association of the performance of bonds and federal funds in the market in the U.S. The association is expecting the Federal Open Market Committee to increase federal funds rate to 5.25 percent. Moreover, the Federal Reserve is also predicted to raise rates by another 25 basis points. Municipal bonds, on the other hand, is forecasted to continue its increase.


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