Barren Holiday Calendar Features Only a Small Handful of Muni Offerings
- Munis End Steady in Quick, Quiet Session. Barnett, Chip // Bondbuyer.com;12/24/2015, p1
Municipal bonds finished unchanged on Thursday, traders said, as the market experienced a quiet, abbreviated session. Trading ended early ahead of the full close on Friday and will begin again on Monday.
- Strong Year Ahead, Says Friedlander. McDonald, Michael // Bond Buyer;9/9/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31467, p4
Reports the performance of municipal market in the U.S. Increase on the supply of tax-exempt bonds; Presentation of low interest rates; View of the economist on the performance.
- April Sales Slightly Down in '07. Hanson, Matthew // Bond Buyer;5/1/2007, Vol. 360 Issue 32619, p1
The article reports on the preliminary data of Thomson Financial Inc. which states that the U.S. municipal refunding has declined 3% in April 2007. It is noted that it has been the slowest April for the municipal primary market since 2002. In addition, Thomson's data have shown that the...
- Market Faces Glut Of Supply. Albano, Christine // Bond Buyer;11/8/2010, Vol. 374 Issue 33412, p1
The article reports on the new municipal volume heads to the primary market which is 10.22 billion dollars that made underwriters arouse for a challenging and busy period in New York. According to Thomson Reuters, there is enough repressed demand to absorb the overabundant of anticipated supply,...
- Market Post: Munis Weaken on Light Activity in Wake of Fed News. Ramage, James // Bond Buyer;12/20/2013, Vol. 122 Issue F349, p1
The article offers information on the market which shows real growth with yields backing up by up to four basis points in the four to 11 year range. It states that several municipal traders also acknowledged priced into the market the gradual tapering of the Fed's bond buying. It further...
- New Issuance Dips 4.9% in February. Herman, Jack // Bond Buyer;3/2/2009, Vol. 367 Issue 33072, p1
The article reports on the status of the new bond issuance in February 2009 in the U.S. It states that the new-issue volume of bond has decreased to 4.9% but still remains 5% up for the first two months of the year as the municipal market continued more favorable condition beginning September...
- In Current Climate, Essential Service Bonds Still a Safe Bet. Patnaik, Priti // Bond Buyer;6/23/2010, Vol. 372 Issue 33338, p7
The article reports on the essential service bonds in U.S. which is still considered to be the safest municipal market investments. It cites the New York City Municipal Water Authority as an example of the service bond. It notes a statement from Advisors Asset Management Inc. head Philip...
- Financial Reporting and Municipal Bond Rating Changes. Raman, K. K. // Accounting Review;Oct81, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p910
ABSTRACT: Municipal bond rating changes can have significant consequences for both borrowers and investors. Multivariate discriminant analysis (MDA) was used to examine whether financial ratios could discriminate between cities that had their ratings upgraded or downgraded from an A rating. In...
- Haringey last to publish accounts. // Public Finance;2/25/94, p2
Reports on the failure of London's Haringey council to publish its 1992/93 accounts on time. Paul Claydon's warning on the dangers of late publication; Council improvements in accounting arrangements to support claims that an increase amount has been gained by the council.