Merrill Lynch Corporate Bond Indexes

January 2002
Bond Buyer;1/23/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31309, p32
Trade Publication
Presents data pertaining to corporate bond indexes in the U.S. as of January 23, 2002. Comparison of performance of various corporations; Figures on total return values for various entities.


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