Munis, Treasuries Show Muted Reaction to Fed

Curran, William; Scarchilli, Michael
May 2006
Bond Buyer;5/11/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32379, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the issues concerning the reaction of the municipal and Treasury markets concerning the increase of the federal funds rate mandated by the U.S. Federal Open market Committee. The traders had commented about the increase and had stated that the tax-exempts were unchanged to slightly firmer for the session, and municipals were driven more by supply-demand dynamics than government-market leadership.


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