TITLE

Municipals Hold Onto Their Firm Tone Amid Treasury Bond Market Volatility

AUTHOR(S)
Monsarrat, Sean
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;09/06/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30969, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the decision of municipal bond traders in the United States to participate in trading activities despite volatile market conditions. Initial popularity of government bonds in early trading; Performance of contracts in debt futures market; Concerns related to the volatile market conditions.
ACCESSION #
3561100

 

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