Buy-Side Forum: Fund Managers to Issuers: More Disclosure, Please

DeSue, Tedra
February 2002
Bond Buyer;2/27/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31333, p26
Trade Publication
Focuses on the meeting of fund managers in the Bond Buyer's Southeast Public Finance Conference held in February 2002 in Orlando. Importance of disclosure of information of bond issues by issuers; Lack of standardized system in bond issues; Discussion of merits of competitive sales of bonds and negotiated sales of bonds.


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