A $3 billion bond-funded cancer research program that granted funds to a firm backed by donors to Texas Gov. Rick Perry is under investigation by the state attorney general's office, and the executive director of the program has resigned.
Texas AG Probes $3B Cancer Bond Program, Top Exec Quits
DEC 11, 2012 4:00pm ET
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A recent phenomenon is the emergence of bonds with shorter call protection as funding alternatives for municipalities. However, the shorter call protection also dampens the potential upside for investors, which in turn reduces the price they are willing to pay.
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