Munis Unchanqed as Doldrums Set In

Scarchilli, Michael
July 2010
Bond Buyer;7/7/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33345, p2
Trade Publication
The article discusses the municipal market performance in the U.S. According to a Los Angeles, California trader, there are only few trades in the market, but all of them have been quite good. However, Justin Hoogendoorn of BMO Capital Markets notes that municipalities are facing a legal and regulatory environment that are uncertain as the market looks for the Build America Bonds program's extension.


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