Bank-Qualified Bond Expansion Hits the Sweet Spot

Watts, Jim
August 2010
Bond Buyer;8/9/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33363, p8A
Trade Publication
The article reports on the five-percent increase in the issuance of bank-qualified bonds in Dallas, Texas in the first half of 2010. According to figures released by Thomson Reuters, the bond market has sold a total of 3,211 bond issues amounting to 17.57 billion dollars. Moreover, it notes that Morgan Keenan & Co. Inc. has become the leading bank-qualified underwriter during this period, followed by RBC Capital Markets Corp.


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