NEW YORK, Sept 18 (Reuters) - The amount of outstanding U.S. municipal bonds grew slightly in the second quarter, but individual investors continued to pull back from the sector, putting overall...
NEW YORK, Sept 18 (Reuters) - The amount of outstanding U.S. municipal bonds grew slightly in the second quarter to $3.6614 trillion from $3.6608 trillion in the first quarter of 2014, Federal...
got screwed. Our bull thesis for the stock is primarily based on the fact that historically the default rate for municipal bonds is incredibly low. In February of 2009, MBIA announced a restructuring plan, following which its sister company
WASHINGTON, Sept 16 (Reuters) - A U.S. Democratic senator on Tuesday urged the Federal Reserve and other bank regulators to revamp the treatment of municipal bonds in recently finalized rules aimed...
income does not include tax-exempt interest from municipal bonds (or funds); withdrawals from a retirement plan such as a traditional ..... some of your investments with taxable earnings into municipal bonds and municipal bond funds, whose earnings are excluded
Investment grade and high yield municipal bonds posted positive price returns for ..... quarter, driving performance for municipal bonds . Credit fundamentals continued ..... month of the quarter. Supply of municipal bonds remained well below average despite
It certainly is not identical with volatility, despite the textbook's assumptions. For example, low-grade municipal bonds are less volatile than top-quality credits, because low-grade munis trade infrequently. Sticky prices might
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SHANGHAI, Sept 5 (Reuters) - China newly legalised U.S.-style municipal bonds will take a long time to become a market-oriented product, with domestic traders suspecting yields being repressed by coordination
WASHINGTON, Sept 2 (Reuters) - Issuance of U.S. municipal bonds edged down last month as new borrowing saw the slowest August in 17 years, Thomson Reuters data released on Tuesday shows.