TITLE

Volume Off 24% From July 2005

AUTHOR(S)
Kaske, Michelle
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/1/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32435, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that state and local governments in the United States have sold around $26.05 billion of debt via 785 transactions in July 2006 as the volume of municipal bonds sold in 2006 continued to lag in the 2005 pace. According to Thomson Financial, tax-exempt borrowers sold around 24% less debt in July 2006 than the $34.6 billion of debt issued during July 2005.
ACCESSION #
21888520

 

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