Municipal Bonds

Business / Real Estate / Municipal Bonds: Bonds issued to finance public improvements such as parks, schools and urban renewal projects.

Other Words for Municipal

Municipal Noun Synonyms: civic, civil, metropolitan, urban, city, town, village, borough, parish, council
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Municipal Bond Insurance

Business / Finance / Municipal Bond Insurance: An insurance policy that guarantees payment on municipal bonds in the event the issuer defaults. MORE

Municipal Investment Trust (MIT)

Business / Finance / Municipal Investment Trust (MIT): A unit investment trust that buys municipal bonds and usually holds them until maturity, passing the bond income on to shareholders, usually tax-free. MORE

Municipal Bond (Muni)

Business / Taxes / Municipal Bond (Muni): Municipal bonds are debt securities issued by state or local governments or their agencies to finance general governmental activities or special projects. For example, a state may float a bond to fund MORE

Municipal Bond Fund

Business / Taxes / Municipal Bond Fund: Municipal bond mutual funds invest in municipal bonds. Earnings from these funds are always free of federal income tax for all shareholders in the fund. In addition, some mutual fund companies offer f MORE

Mello-Roos Bonds

Business / Real Estate / Mello-Roos Bonds: Based on passage of the Mello-Roos Community Facilities Act of 1982, certain housing tracts may be within what are called community facilities districts where special taxes are assessed to finance des MORE

Long Bonds

Business / Finance / Long Bonds: Bonds with a long current maturity. The 'long bond' is the 30-year U.S. Treasury bond. MORE

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