Though the U.S. fiscal position was looking up a bit since the December meeting, the Federal Open Market Committee became increasingly wary about the effects of new asset purchases, according to the minutes of the committee's Jan. 29-30 meeting, released Wednesday.
FOMC Minutes: Easing Helping, But Risks Loom
FEB 20, 2013 2:00pm 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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