As the market closes the books on June’s low volume, investors with proceeds from recent coupon and maturity payments to reinvest hope July perks up following this holiday-shortened week’s relatively light calendar.

Issuance in June dropped 21.6% to $34.4 billion, compared with $43.9 billion in June 2009, according to Thomson Reuters.

Subscribe Now

Independent and authoritative analysis and perspective for the bond buying industry.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.