The region's manufacturing sector expanded in December, as the general business conditions index soared to positive 8.1 from negative 10.7 in November, this month's Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia Report on Business indicates.
Philadelphia Fed Index Surges to Positive 8.1 in December vs. Negative 10.7 in November
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