New issuance will continue to dwindle further this week -- increasing the already-hearty demand and keeping municipal yields steady to lower -- as an estimated $4.39 billion in competitive and negotiated volume is expected to arrive in the primary market, according to The Bond Buyer and Ipreo LLC.
Slim Pickings on Tap for Muni Market This Week
FEB 10, 2013 1:20am 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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