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- Munis Flat to Slightly Weaker. Scarchilli, Michael; Campbell, Dakin // Bond Buyer;10/11/2007, Vol. 362 Issue 32731, p2
The article focuses on the status of bond trades for October 10, 2007 in the U.S. The municipal market was weaker on the said date, with tax exempt yields higher on the short end of the curve but largely flat on the long end. Trades reported by the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board showed...
- Munis Trade Quietly Ahead of July 4 Holiday. Scarchilli, Michael // Bond Buyer;7/6/2009, Vol. 369 Issue 33143, p2
The article reports on the lack of change of the municipal market with a slightly firmer tone in quiet trading as participants remained largely on the sidelines in the U.S. Trades showing some gains was reported by the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB). A loss of 363,00 jobs was...
- A new leaf: MSRB picks five new members to serve three-year terms. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;07/28/99, Vol. 329 Issue 30692, p5
Reports on the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board's election of five members who will serve for three-year terms. Sectors of the American financial services industry represented in the board; Profiles of the new board officials; Current board members who will be replaced by the officials.
- MSRB Ready to Embark On New, Broader Mission. Clarke, Peter // Bond Buyer;9/27/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33389, p28
In this article the author discusses the mission of the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB) on the Doss-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection law signed by U.S. President Barack Obama.
- Treasury Gives Some Ground on Reg Reform. Hopkins, Cheyenne; Kaper, Stacy // American Banker;9/24/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 178, p1
The article focuses on efforts to reform the financial services industry in the United States. U.S. House Representative and Financial Services Committee Chairman Barney Frank and U.S. Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner are mentioned. Regulation of the industry and details of a legislative bill are...
- House Shoots for Fall. Ackerman, Andrew // Investment Dealers' Digest;7/31/2009, Vol. 75 Issue 29, p11
The article reports on the plan of the House Financial Services Committee to vote three bills related to municipal bonds in the U.S. It mentions the unveiling of an outline of derivatives legislations by House Financial Services Committee Chairman Barney Frank and House Agricultural Committee...
- MSRB Hosts Closed Meeting for Muni Market Leaders. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;01/10/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31054, p4
Reports that the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB) is sponsoring a meeting for January 11, 2001, for leaders of all the major municipal market groups in the United States to discuss their agenda for 2001 and common areas of interest or concern. Schedule of the meeting to coincide...
- SEC Approves MSRB Bondholder Communication Rules. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;3/19/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31347, p4
Focuses on the rule of the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board concerning the communication between dealers and bondholders in the U.S. Revision approved by the Securities and Exchange Commission; Definition of official communication; Factors hindering the possibility to enhance the business...
- MSRB Wants to Know if Some Rules Are Too Burdensome. HEMMERDINGER, JONATHAN // Bond Buyer;12/18/2012, Vol. 382 Issue 33831, p3
The article informs that the U.S. organization Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB) is seeking for feedback on its rules that are imposing burdens on the participants of the U.S. bond market and also requests for the suggestions to minimize those burdens.