We are hearing so much these days about socially responsible investing, sustainable investing, impact investing, and investing based on ESG criteria meaning environment, social and governance. But what does it all mean? This workshop will help learners understand how the history of SRI has led to current practices and principles, with an emphasis on concepts and strategies related to fixed income investing.
A federal appeals court ruling that allows Fort Worth, Texas, to reduce pension benefits is a positive credit factor for the city and others seeking to adjust to growing obligations, according to Moody's Investors Service.
DALLAS -- Opponents of a privately financed, $10 billion high-speed rail system in Texas scored a victory when the federal Surface Transportation Board declined to take jurisdiction over the proposed project.
GRAPEVINE -- Grapevine-Colleyville trustees recently approved budget plans for 2016-17, but it will be a while before taxpayers will know how much more they will pay to fund the $249 million bond package.
Natalie Cohen, Managing Director at Wells Fargo Securities, talks with The Bond Buyers Chip Barnett about the global attractiveness of U.S. municipal bonds in a negative interest rate environment in Europe and Asia. She discusses market volatility after the U.K. Brexit vote, looking at both the market side and the effect on state and local governments and public pensions.