The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board should update its rule book to include training materials written for enforcement agents and references to related enforcement actions, and should clarify rules on fair dealing and financial advisors, according to the National Association of Bond Lawyers.
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.
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