The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority has released guidance to help securities firms implement a new rule requiring enhanced price disclosure to retail investors for trades in corporate and agency bonds
Over time, Quandl and ICE Data Services intend to expand this offering to include data on agency bonds
, corporate bonds, mortgage-backed securities, equities, mutual funds, options and more.
29 Federally sponsored agency bonds
, gross sales by
A new mixed-use development in Brooklyn, featuring 714-residential units and 57,700-square-feet of retail space, has been financed with USD250 million of New York State Housing Finance Agency bonds
backed with a letter of credit led by M&T Bank.
5 million in agency bonds
to pay for a host of expansion projects at Kentucky's community and technical colleges.
Finra found that Morgan Stanley failed to use reasonable diligence to ensure that the purchase or sale price to the customer was as favourable as possible in 116 customer transactions involving corporate and agency bonds
Among its offerings is the broker-dealer and investment adviser firm's trading opportunities program, which allows credit unions to purchase government agency bonds
and capture some of the concession paid on these new issues.
A unique aspect of this defeasance was the use of Agency for International Development (AID) bonds that saved The Groves $100,000 on the cost of the defeasance compared to a portfolio of traditional agency bonds
, such as Fannie Mac and Freddie Mac securities.
In addition, 24 public institutions under the program also plan to issue FILP agency bonds
to raise 6,226.
In principle, each agency has to issue its own FILP agency bonds
The success of these direct and quasi-government agencies spills over into many large businesses ancillary to the mortgage business--most notably the country's solid banking system by virtue of increased local home lending and investments in agency bonds
sold by the Maes.