Praise for the Classic Guide to the Bond Market "This is simply the most comprehensive, useful look–it–up book on municipal bonds I′ve ever read (said with all due respect to The ABC of Municipal Bonds my dad wrote in 1937 when I was nine). Read Fundamentals cover to cover. I′m keeping mine in my briefcase, under my arm, at my fingertips. No accountant, financial advisor, attorney, new bond salesman, reporter, regulator, test–writer, cautious, suspicious first–time investor in municipal bonds, or dinner guest is ever going to catch me again with a question about municipal bonds I can′t answer."–Jim Lebenthal, Chairman, Lebenthal & Co. "Judy Wesalo Temel gives us the Rosetta s...
"This publication has been prepared for use in conjunction with the mid-winter program of the Fidelity & Surety Law Committee of the Tort Insurance Practice Section of the American Bar Association, held in San Francisco, California on January 30, 1998"--Page iii.
In The Handbook of Municipal Bonds, editors Sylvan Feldstein and Frank Fabozzi provide traders, bankers, and advisors—among other industry participants—with a well-rounded look at the industry of tax-exempt municipal bonds. Chapter by chapter, a diverse group of experienced contributors provide detailed explanations and a variety of relevant examples that illuminate essential elements of this area. With this book as your guide, you’ll quickly become familiar with both buy side and sell side issues as well as important innovations in this field.
In the summer of 1998 two of baseball leading sluggers, Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa, embarked on a race to break Babe Ruth’s single season home run record. The nation was transfixed as Sosa went on to hit 66 home runs, and McGwire 70. Three years later, San Francisco Giants All-Star Barry Bonds surpassed McGwire by 3 home runs in the midst of what was perhaps the greatest offensive display in baseball history. Over the next three seasons, as Bonds regularly launched mammoth shots into the San Francisco Bay, baseball players across the country were hitting home runs at unprecedented rates. For years there had been rumors that perhaps some of these players owed their success to steroids. But...
Corporate Bonds: Structures & Analysis covers every aspect of corporate bonds, including bond structures, credit analysis, and investment strategies. This book discusses state-of-the-art technology for valuing corporate bonds, as well as innovative new products such as step-up notes and range notes. Complete with contributions from today's top financial experts, Corporate Bonds is the definitive reference for this vital market.
Inorganic Chemistry This series reflects the breadth of modernresearch in inorganic chemistry and fulfils the need for advancedtexts. The series covers the whole range of inorganic and physicalchemistry, solid state chemistry, coordination chemistry, maingroup chemistry and bioinorganic chemistry. Chemical Bonds A DialogJeremy K. Burdett The University of Chicago, USA Understanding thenature of the chemical bond is the key to understanding allchemistry, be it inorganic, physical, organic or biochemistry. Inthe form of a question and answer tutorial the fundamental conceptsof chemical bonding are explored. These range from the nature ofthe chemical bond, via the regular hexagonal structure of benzeneand the meaning of the term 'metallic bond', to d-orbitalinvolvement in hypervalent compounds and the structure of N_2O.Chemical Bonds: A Dialog provides * a novel format in terms of a dialog between two scientists * insights into many key questions concerning chemical bonds * an orbital approach to quantum chemistry
The covered bonds markets are rapidly expanding in terms of issuance, geographic reach and the launch of new structured alternatives. New issue volumes exceeded 130bn euros by mid-October 2005 alone.Covered bonds are now being issued in new juisdictions across emerging Europe. The UK and the Netherlands are developing their own alternatives. The US and Canadian markets are poised for development.This new book guides you through the legislation, structures and investor opportunities in covered bonds, ensuring you understand these new developments across Europe and North America.