CBOT Has High Hopes for New Muni Contract, Index

Hume, Lynn
October 2002
Bond Buyer;10/24/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31498, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on hopes that the Chicago Board of Trade has for the municipal futures contract and underlying index that it will launch to replace the previous one on October 25, 2002. Efforts of the board to enable easy transition to the new contract; Concerns of industry officials over the accuracy of a pricing service; Flaws in the existing index.


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