Munis End 1/4 to 3/8 Point Higher

Monsarrat, Sean; Chesla, Nicholas
November 2001
Bond Buyer;11/7/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31260, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the gain on new issue prices of U.S. government bonds on November 6, 2001. Impact of declaration by Federal Reserve Open Market Committee to cut the federal fund rates on issue price; Speculations by economists regarding the effect of cuts on economic environment; Business done by companies.


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