TITLE

You Think Volume Jumped? Check Out Bond Insurance's Great Leap Forward

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Aaron T.
PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;2/19/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31327, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the penetration of bond insurance in the U.S. primary market, as of February 19, 2002. Total volume of insured, long-term bonds issued in 2001; Factors responsible for increase in insurance penetration; Percentage increase in bond insurance in the general-purpose sector; Rationale behind decline in health care issuance.
ACCESSION #
8559316

 

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