Financial woes for Illinois continue with a downgrading of their credit rating by the S&P. Here are 15 events leading up to this credit rating downgrade.
The municipal market posted strong performance in July, both on an absolute basis and relative to the more volatile US Treasury market.
What happens to the price of a bond or bond fund when interest rates move?
While everyone knows that Warren Buffett is a legendary stock picker, a look over his multi decade bond market track record may surprise you.
Good video from Marc Joffe.
By Tedra DeSue (August 22nd, 2012) Contrary to the growing belief about the dwindling safety of municipal bonds, there are market players who would beg to differ and they point to several factors to back up their positions. Some of…
Lots of stories circulating about Warren Buffett closing out a large municipal bond trade today. Here’s what is actually happening.
A look at how a large move higher in interest rates has affected bond investors in some of the major segments of the bond market.
A recap of my recent experience placing an electronic municipal bond trade.
Municpal bond market update from BlackRock’s municipal bond team for August 2012.