The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is exploring alternatives to improve freight transportation across Manhattan waters and whatever plan is selected could impact future toll revenues in the region.
Municipal strategists say intermediate securities, premium bonds with short calls, and investment-grade paper, top their holiday wish lists of must-have securities as 2014 winds down, while they forecast continued steady performance by municipals into early 2015.
This course reviews the basics of swap contracts, defines how they differ from fixed income securities and how fixed income investors use them as part of their investment, issuance and hedging strategies.
Taught by professional with extensive hands-on experience
Five lessons include video lectures, review quizzes & interactive resources
Earn 2.5 CPE credit hours for just $159. Field of Study: Finance | Level: Intermediate
Less than a month after voters approved a record $748 million of bonds, the Katy Independent School District near Houston will refund $139 million of previously issued debt with a boost in its underlying credit rating.
University of Houston president and chancellor Renu Khator will become chair of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas in 2015. Khator will be replaced as deputy chair by BNSF Railway Co. executive chairman Matthew K. Rose.
A registered investment advisor who worked with Texas Attorney General-elect Ken Paxton could lose his securities license after a hearing Jan. 27. Paxton was fined and reprimanded for violating state securities laws in directing business to Mowery.
As Dallas Area Rapid Transit prepares for a $430 million refunding issue this month, the transit agency is also mapping plans for nearly $1 billion of downtown projects linked to a proposed high-speed rail line and the city’s convention center hotel.