Size of BAB Issues Fell as Smaller Issuers Stepped Up

Williamson, Richard
August 2010
Bond Buyer;8/9/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33363, p5A
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decline in the average offering of Build America Bonds (BABs) in Dallas, Texas in the first half of 2010. It states that the decline is contributed by the fact that smaller issuers in the country have focused on corporate bonds and municipal bonds. Moreover, it notes that these smaller issuers have been drawn into the federally subsidized bonds in the range of one to five million dollars.


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