By Tom Kozlik
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Municipal Commentary

The municipal bond market enables more than 50,000 state and local governments, agencies, and authorities to fund a variety of public works projects. However, the breadth of the market and its tax advantages leave it subject to the mandates of regulatory agencies and legislators. Our municipal commentary helps you stay up to date on the latest market headlines and trends.
August 23 , 2021

Florida’s Threats Cause Blowback to Municipals, Debt Service Not Currently at Risk

Local government or county school-related debt service is not immediately at risk as a result of the recent threats from Florida state officials....

August 23 , 2021

PODCAST: How Fitch Approaches the COVID-19 Crisis and Incorporates ESG Into Its Ratings

 

 

August 19 , 2021

The Virus Strikes Back: Our Municipal Credit Outlook in the Face of COVID-19’s Fourth Wave

The fourth wave of COVID-19 infections is here. We considered this a potential development in March when we raised many of our municipal sector...

August 17 , 2021

HilltopSecurities’ Tom Kozlik Discusses Potential Impacts of Debt Ceiling Default

Tom Kozlik, head of municipal research and analytics, appeared on CNBC recently to discuss the potential impacts of a debt ceiling default on the...

August 17 , 2021

PODCAST: How Local Governments Are Managing the New Arizona Flat Tax, Wildfires in California, and COVID-19

 

 

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