Cate Long

@cate_long

I'm a guest contributor to http://t.co/UEJqRIxL on the municipal bond market. I also lead an open source financial reform project at http://t.co/UlxHI2kF.

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Not April Fools --- Spring comes to #Rhinebeck.

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Global financial assets grow 7% annualized while global GDP does this? Disconnect?

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Standard & Poor's default rates over 15 years for every step of the rating scale #muniland

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S&P #muniland historical defaults 1986 - 2012 http://goo.gl/nXaJUp

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Here is the liquidity projection post financing. They funded most of the contingency amount

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Moody's 10 year #muniland default performance (this data required annually by SEC).

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Fitch #muniland 2013 default performance data for the last ten years. See much risk?

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Year over year spreads widen on the long end of the Illinois yield curve http://goo.gl/0r2jqt #muniland

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Look at these #muniland default rates. Do muni bonds really need to be insured? ht http://www.fortpittcapital.com/municipal-bonds-returns-defaults-rates/

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The massive balance sheet leveraging of US/UK/EU govts in response to the financial crisis http://goo.gl/SlA76t

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Breakdown of the Puerto Rico 2014 general fund cc #muniland

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Good heat map of #muniland pension funding levels from Diver Analytics (2012 CAFR data).

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Agree on pub pensions underweight bonds . Does 10/30yr spread have any effect on this?

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Just for the record: Puerto Rico is not largest #muniland deal. 2003 Illinois $10 billion GO pension bonds.

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Puerto Rico GO yield curve on March 6. Red box marks where new bonds will be issued. Pays to lend short. #muniland

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Puerto Rico GO $3 billion Tentative Sinking Fund Schedule: #muniland cc

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. Wilshire's data sounds more dire vs funded levels Loop Cap calculated reut.rs/1hIBf4F #muniland

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Fantastic new open data project launching in Puerto Rico. involved http://goo.gl/Zz4nuA #muniland

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Lots of focus on Puerto Rico general obligation bonds which rallied. Why haven't Cofina bonds rallied #muniland?

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Anyone notice anything odd about this #muniland chart?

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