Responding to criticism from market participants, the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board retooled a controversial portion of a proposed rule on broker's brokers, and floated the revised version Thursday for another round of comments.
MSRB Revises Broker's Broker Proposal After Criticism
Before the financial crisis of 2008-09, it would have been significant news if yields on municipal bonds had exceeded those on Treasury securities at any maturity, and that occurrence likely would have attracted a variety of investors seeking to take advantage of the relative-value opportunity.
the bond buyer conferences
September 25-27, 2013JW Marriott LA Live, Los Angeles, CA
October 27-29, 2013Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, New York, NY