Updated Friday, March 6, 2015 as of 6:02 AM ET
Bond Issuance, Interest Rates to Rise, Experts Predict
Bankers at the National Municipal Bond Summit said they believe new bond issuance will increase, especially in the high-yield senior living and charter school sectors.
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