Peter Hayes discusses why Puerto Rico's woes are unlikely to prompt broader market turmoil.
The municipal bond market staged a comeback in July, even in the face of Puerto Rico-related angst. The BlackRock Municipals Team assesses the backdrop and looks ahead.
Peter Hayes discusses the likely path forward for the commonwealth and the impact of default on the market for Puerto Rican debt.
Puerto Rico's governor stunned the market in late June with the announcement that the island s significant debt was "not payable." BlackRock's Municipals Teams offers an analysis and discusses why Puerto Rico isn't a systemic threat.
Peter Hayes discusses the necessity of pension reform and what events will lead to progress in the space.
Peter Hayes breaks down the key risks facing investors in the muni market today.
Peter Hayes comments on the slim likelihood of changes to the tax treatment of municipal income in the near future.
Peter Hayes highlights the differences in the municipal fixed income landscape between 2014 and 2015.
With Q1 already behind us, Peter Hayes reinforces the three tips muni investors should keep in mind throughout the rest of 2015.
Given the good returns in 2014, muni investors may expect continued success in 2015. Peter Hayes weighs in on how investors should manage their expectations and avoid pitfalls.