The 100 largest public-employee retirement systems had $2.8 trillion in holdings and investments in the third quarter of 2012, a 2.6% increase from the same quarter last year and the highest level since the second quarter of 2008, according to a Census Bureau report.
A recent research paper suggests widespread violations of MSRB fair pricing rules are rampant in the municipal market. But scratching just below the surface reveals serious flaws in the methodology and assumptions underlying the authors' conclusions.
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