Experts Point to Swaps, Options as Effective Risk Management

Murphy, Gavin
February 2002
Bond Buyer;2/22/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31330, p5
Trade Publication
Proposes the use of swaps and options by issuers to hedge against a potential rise in interest rates in the U.S. Types of bonds that allow state and local governments to better manage their financial position; Factors affecting the premium paid on options; Benefits of swaps and options to states.


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