Though Mostly Flat, Munis Carry Firmer Tone

Scarchilli, Michael
July 2010
Bond Buyer;7/27/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33356, p2
Trade Publication
The article discusses the trend of the municipal market in the U.S. The Texas Transportation Commission has presented 1.5 billion dollars of taxable Build America Bonds (BAB) and Goldman Sachs & Co. has priced 1.5 billion dollars of taxable state highway fund. Moreover, Moody's Investors Service Inc. and Standard & Poor's Copr. have generated a triple-A scale with 4.43 billion dollars of new issuance based on the Municipal Market Data.


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