States Begin to Address Long-Term Pension Obligations

Have the risks of municipal bonds become inflated in the media? What should investors know before delevering in this sector? Are there opportunities for added return in the near, mid or long term?  This issue of BlackRock's ViewPoint consider the current state of the municipal bond market and how public pension plans impact—and are impacted by—the fiscal situation. Despite dramatic headlines, some compelling opportunities exist for certain sectors and issues.  Click here for the article.  

Steven Karsh