Nearly all of The Bond Buyer’s weekly yield indexes declined this week, as tax-exempt bonds firmed up in nearly all sessions and new-issue supply lightened substantially from last week’s deluge.

“There was a lighter calendar, so there was less supply pressure out there,” said Fred Yosca, managing director and head of trading at BNY Capital ­Markets. “But there’s still an order out there for bonds. We’ve been seeing money put to work.

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