MuniLand Snaps: July 23
Watch States Plagued by Fiscal Problems, Pension Payments on PBS. See more from PBS NewsHour.
Here’s a deep dive on the fiscal problems of the states and the Volcker-Ravitch report on the state budget crisis from PBS.
Stateline: Report: Without major overhauls, state budget crises will linger
Pew Center on the States: Data visualization on the widening gap of pension funding
Fiscal Times: U.S. cities get fleeced in Libor scandal
Reuters: Former Bank of America executive indicted in bid-rigging case
Dow Jones: As big U.S. bond dealers retreat as middlemen, smaller firms step up
SIFMA: Guidance to help municipal underwriters comply with new disclosure requirements
LearnBonds: Municipal-bond state general obligation ratings for all 50 states
Mental Health Expenditures Per Capita – Kaiser State Health Facts bit.ly/M3nbpJ
— stonecircle (@stone_circle) July 21, 2012
JPM: flows into Cali specific funds remain strong, despite negative headlines. This week, Cali specific funds had $31mn of inflows — Taylor Riggs (@TaylorRiggs_BB) July 20, 2012
— Fitch Ratings (@FitchRatingsPF) July 20, 2012