Insured Volume Plunges 30% in First Half

Albano, Christine
August 2006
Bond Buyer;8/7/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32439, p21A
Trade Publication
The article reports on Thomson Financial's data which showed a decline in the volume of insured debt in the first half of 2006. The decline in the overall volume was attributed to a 58.1 percent decrease in refunding volume from January to June, 2006. For the period, the municipal market registered a total of 2,847 insured issues totaling about $89.7 billion.


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