Pension overhaul revived investor confidence in Rhode Island, said Treasurer Gina Raimondo, who cited positives in the state's two bond offerings in 2012.
R.I. Treasurer: Investors Buoyed by Pension Reforms
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