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Today’s Municipal Landscape with Paul Drury

Today’s Municipal Landscape with Paul Drury

Update: 2021-06-24


In this episode, Chris speaks with Paul Drury, Portfolio Manager and head of Putnam’s Municipal Bond team.  During the conversation, they touch on many topics, including: 

  • The current municipal landscape  
  • Tax Plans, and the impact on the muni market
  • Infrastructure
  • Revenue vs General Obligation bonds
  • Muni Yield Curve
  • Rate Cycle
  • Issuance, Demand and Liquidity

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