Muni investors will have to save their appetites for the Thanksgiving Day feast, as volume in the primary market will be unusually thin in the holiday shortened week.

Long-term issuance is forecast to drop to $538.2 billion before the market closes for the holiday and Black Friday, according toIpreo LLC and The Bond Buyer.That compares with $6.19 billion of issuance last week, as reported by Thomson Reuters.

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