Investors Seen Demanding More Bang for Short-Term Buck

McDonald, Michael
February 2002
Bond Buyer;2/15/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31326, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on the demand of investors for higher yields from some bonds in the short-term tax-exempt market due to their credit problems. discussion on variable-rate debt held at a Municipal Analyst Group of New York; Alternatives by issuers to the cost of enhancing cariable-rate bonds; Challenge to money market funds by inflow of cash; Sale of credit enhancement for variable-rate bond.


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