The U.S. economy is expected to expand at a faster pace this year compared to 2012, but there is a belief among a majority of economists that the uncertainty swirling around U.S. fiscal policy will have a negative impact on growth in 2013, according to a survey published Monday.
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