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MINER - Muni Insurance Evaluator

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MINER - Muni Insurance Evaluator

Bond insurance is making a comeback, with a range of premium ​plans available. These include the traditional all up-front premium, and a smaller up-front premium followed by annual payments commencing on the first call date. A more recent innovation offers a ​credit when the bond is refunded, which can be applied towards the insurance cost of the refunding issue.

Muni Buyers: Beware of Tax-Deficient Analytics!

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Muni Buyers: Beware of Tax-Deficient Analytics!

Bonds trading near or below par are much more sensitive to interest rates than reported by standard analytics systems. What happens to muni prices when rates rise? Read Dr. Kalotay's latest article in the Bond Buyer to find out.

MuniOAS™ -- Getting Muni Risk Right<br>MuniSignal™ -- When Selling at a Loss Makes Sense

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MuniOAS™ -- Getting Muni Risk Right
MuniSignal™ -- When Selling at a Loss Makes Sense

Kalotay and Investortools Partner to Deliver After-Tax Muni Bond Analytics

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Kalotay and Investortools Partner to Deliver After-Tax Muni Bond Analytics

“Incorporating the complex tax treatment of munis in our model allows investors to get a realistic picture of what will happen to their portfolios when interest rates change. We’re excited to partner with Investortools to bring this innovation to the market,” said Andy Porter, Managing Director of Business Development, Kalotay Analytics. See Bond Buyer article.

Refunding+™ for Excel

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Refunding+™ for Excel

Calculates refunding efficiency by comparing savings to net loss of option value. The latter includes both the value of the conventional call option and of the advance refunding option being given up.

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