TITLE

CBOT Weighs Use of Pricing Services for Bonds in Underlying Index

AUTHOR(S)
Hume, Lynn
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/25/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31351, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the proposal of the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) to use pricing services to price the bonds in the underlying index of the municipal futures contract in Illinois. Move of CBOT to make the contract a better hedging tool; Importance of the pricing issue; Improvements in the index.
ACCESSION #
6695212

 

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