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Municipal Markets

Municipal Market Weekly Digest- August 14th

August 14, 2015

This edition contains the top stories and data for the week ending August 14, 2015. Click here to view the full Municipal Market Weekly Digest. 

Puerto Rico Debt Burden Lowest: Insurer

August 12, 2015

 BY BRIAN CHAPPATTA, BLOOMBERG NEWS The reports of Puerto Rico’s unpayable debt load have been greatly exaggerated, according to the MBIA Inc. unit National Public Finance Guarantee Corp. The cash-strapped island, which defaulted on bonds for the first time this month, has a smaller burden than all other U.S. states

Municipal Market Weekly Digest

August 7, 2015

Welcome to this week’s Bloomberg Brief Municipal Market digest. The weekly presents a sampling of the top news and data that run on the Bloomberg terminal and in our daily Municipal Market brief, presented with our compliments. Click here to download this special complimentary newsletter.

Bloomberg Brief Municipal Market Podcast – Munis Under CFA Spotlight

August 6, 2015

A previously shrugged off asset class is finally garnering attention – listen to our weekly podcast with Joe Mysak and Taylor Riggs. Click here to listen.

Municipal Market Statbook 2Q 2015

August 3, 2015

The big story of the second quarter was Puerto Rico, though there were certainly some other distractions along the way. The quarter began with the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority talking to creditors about restructuring its $9 billion in debt. As recently as April 30, Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla in his

Municipal Market Weekly Digest- July 31st

July 31, 2015

This edition contains the top stories and data for the week ending July 31, 2015. Click here to view the full Municipal Market Weekly Digest. 

20 Cities in Home Price Index Show Gains, Led by Denver, San Francisco

July 29, 2015

VICTORIA STILWELL, BLOOMBERG NEWS Home prices in 20 U.S. cities rose at a slower pace in the year ended May, keeping more properties within reach for prospective buyers. The S&P/Case-Shiller index of property values increased 4.9 percent from May 2014 after rising 5 percent in the year ended in April,

Municipal Market Weekly Digest- July 24th

July 24, 2015

This edition contains the top stories and data for the week ending July 24, 2015. Click here to view the full Municipal Market Weekly Digest. 

Municipal Market Podcast- July 23rd

July 23, 2015

Click here to listen to the first Municipal Market Podcast featuring editors Taylor Riggs and Joe Mysak.

MUNICIPAL MARKET WEEKLY DIGEST- JULY 17TH

July 17, 2015

This edition contains the top stories and data for the week ending July 17th, 2015. Click here to view the full Municipal Market Weekly Digest.