NEW YORK, Sept 07, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ — Standard & Poor’s, the leading index provider, announced today that it has expanded its family of municipal bond indices with the launch of the S&P Municipal Yield Index. The S&P Municipal Yield Index is a market value-weighted index that seeks to provide a measure of an investing strategy used in the municipal market that allocates a different percentage to bonds rated below investment grade and non-rated bonds than to bonds rated investment grade.   Source:  Standard & Poor’s

BIIA Newsletter September II – 2010 Issue