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Author: CClarke7 One star, 50 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 35392  
Subject: What could possibly go wrong? Date: 3/8/2011 10:33 AM
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The developing market for muni derivatives:

http://www.businessinsider.com/wall-street-to-trade-municipa...

http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/rss/Articles/2782187/Th...

If only there were a way for investment banks and hedge funds to acquire cheaply a large chunk of the munis currently owned by individuals, directly and through funds, and make money as the market moves down, and pay very little tax on the profit and income as the muni market recovers and the muni crisis is resolved through spending cuts, economic recover, increased taxes or federal intervention . . .
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