WASHINGTON, March 2 (Reuters) – The Internal Revenue Service has agreed to work more closely with the Securities and Exchange Commission to regulate the U.S. municipal bond market, the IRS said on Tuesday, adding the two federal agencies had signed memorandum of understanding. (more…)
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WASHINGTON, Sept 30 (Reuters) – The Securities and Exchange Commission has shortened the time period when U.S. municipal bond underwriting syndicates and account managers settle their accounts and when they can sell in the secondary market. (more…)
WASHINGTON, Aug 11 (Reuters) – The U.S. Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board proposed on Tuesday creating protections for retail investors, highlighting concerns that have grown over the last year as individual buyers have come to dominate a larger share of the bond market.