November Volume Down 22% From '07

Herman, Jack
December 2008
Bond Buyer;12/1/2008, Vol. 366 Issue 33013, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that the new-issue par volume in November 2008 diminished 22% from 2007 due to the credit crisis in the U.S. November had 554 issues which represented the smallest number of deals since 1983. It is said that the bond market has declined when Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. announced bankruptcy and troubles in the credit market erupted.


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