Handle With Care

Major, Richard
December 2008
Best's Review;Dec2008, Vol. 109 Issue 8, p96
Trade Publication
The article provides information on the favorable tax-adjusted yield of municipal bonds which are being used by property/casualty (P/C) insurers in the U.S. It states that these bonds are so popular that 40% of P/C insurers in 2007 invested in them. According to the author, municipal bond investments require constant surveillance with more than 50,000 issuers and changing taxable yields.


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