Muni market groups are resoundingly saying "no" to the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board's question of whether it should require municipal advisors to disclose information about their issuer clients' bank loans or privately placed municipal securities.
Michigans struggling cities wont be able to reverse their declining fiscal health if they continue to depend on the states faulty revenue sharing system, the Michigan Municipal League said in a report.
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The dramatic reduction of one state's traditional cash-flow borrowing combined with historically low interest rates in the long-term market led to a 7.4% decrease in short-term tax-exempt note issuance in 2011, according to market experts. more »
Drexel Hamilton's managing director of municipal finance Tom Mead and director of capital markets John Martinko join Bond Buyer markets reporter Aaron Weitzman to discuss the service-disabled veteran owned broker-dealer, the firm's growth, changes in the muni market over the years, and more.