Market Close: Election Year Tightens Belt on Municipal Issuance

Renick, Oliver
March 2014
Bond Buyer;3/3/2014, Vol. 123 Issue 34068, p1
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the effect of election in the fall of 2014 in the U.S. on the potential resurgence in municipal bond issuance due to the reluctance of political leaders of cities and towns in beginning of new projects to take additional debt burdens. Topics discussed include decrement in long term municipal bond volume, need for voters to emerge from the burden of the recession, and making strategies for taxation on fixed income.


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