TITLE

Muni Holders Fall to Two-Year Low

AUTHOR(S)
Albano, Christine
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/14/2012, Vol. 379 Issue 33679, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the data released by the U.S. Federal Reserve Board which reveals a sharp decline in the ownership of municipal bonds by households in the fourth quarter of 2011. It is believed by municipal experts that the decline is due to the concern of some investors on municipal bankruptcies or defaults. It is reported by the Federal Reserve Board that households still has 3.743 trillion dollars in municipal assets in 2011.
ACCESSION #
73797902

 

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