A coalition of public unions attacked pension reform plans floated by Gov. Pat Quinn and lawmakers as unconstitutional and offered to increase their contributions if the state guarantees to annually fund its share needed to shore up the system.
Unions Blast Proposed Pension Reforms in Illinois
DEC 19, 2012 6:13pm 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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