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Treasury Curve Bear-Steepened; Muni Yields Higher - Muni Fortnightly, August 31, 2020
6 September 2020
The Treasury curve bear-steepened and muni yields followed higher. Moody’s: Covid-19 will result in state and local government austerity and higher leverage.
Treasuries Had A Bear-Steepening Week: Fixed Income Weekly Monitor, August 31, 2020
2 September 2020
Treasury yields bear-steepened. Powell comments on desire for more inflation not immediately recognizable in yields.
Rule #1 For Bonds: Don't Lose Money
30 August 2020
At the beginning of this year, we created the Baskin Fixed Income Fund as a more efficient way to manage your fixed income investments.
For Muni Investors, COVID-19 Provides Lessons In Liquidity
27 August 2020
Over the years, individual investors have flocked to municipal bonds to meet safety, income and after-tax return goals.
Small Ways Muni Investors Can Make A Big Difference
28 July 2020
Municipal bonds issued by state and local entities fund projects across various sectors that create the foundation upon which local economies thrive.
What Happened In The Bond Markets Last Week? Muni Fortnightly, July 20, 2020
27 July 2020
Muni yields fell more as ratios have declined. Muni funds experienced net inflows for 10th consecutive week.
Weekly Closed-End Fund Roundup: TYG/NTG Reinstates Distributions (July 12, 2020)
19 July 2020
12 out of 23 CEF sectors positive on price and 16 out of 23 sectors positive on NAV last week. Asia equity leads while MLPs lag.
2020 Muni Market Midyear Update
15 July 2020
States and towns are reluctant to make any issuance until they have an understanding of just how bad their revenue losses are going to be.
Heroes And Villains
5 July 2020
My attention is fully focused on the markets and what is driving them. The Superman for the markets is Chairman Jerome Powell, the Presidents and Governors of t