by Kyle Glazier
Municipal bond broker-dealer groups have spent nearly $5 million trying to influence federal lawmakers in recent months, using in-house lobbyists as well as outside firms and campaign contributions to promote their positions on securities laws, tax reform, and regulation.
Detroit will refinance a chunk of its water and sewer debt as part of a tender offer settlement with bondholders. more »
New York City's Department of Education failed to recoup a cumulative $356 million in federal Medicaid funds between fiscal 2012 and 2014, said city Comptroller Scott Stringer. more »
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There are no competitive bond sales scheduled for August 22, 2014.
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Issuance of municipal MSA tobacco bonds by states was the subject of a highly critical article published by ProPublica. The article attempts to make a case that states erred in deciding to issue tobacco bonds. The article was widely circulated across social media. As we frequently observe, the national media focus on the muni market is appreciated, but the facts got muddied in the pursuit of a good story.
October 8-10, 2014Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, CA
October 26-28, 2014Crowne Plaza Times Square, New York, NY
November 16-18, 2014Westin Arlington Gateway, Arlington, VA