Market Close: Munis Gain As JeffCo Readies For Institutions

Riggs, Taylor
November 2013
Bond Buyer;11/19/2013, Vol. 122 Issue 34014, p1
Trade Publication
The article offers information on market trends of municipal bonds in Jefferson County, Alabama. It informs that the primary market was focused on 1.78 billion U.S. dollars of Jefferson County sewer bonds priced for retail investors in November 2013. It informs that in the secondary market, trades were compiled by data provider Markit Global Ltd. that showed strengthening market.


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