Citizen Bond

A type of certificateless municipal bond used to finance local government projects, that require large, one-time expenditures. Citizen bonds are listed and can be traded on a stock exchange.

Citizen bonds are commonly required by law to have oversight committees that independently review the bond projects to ensure that bond funds are being spent efficiently and ethically for the intended purpose. Citizen bond oversight committees also act as an intermediary between the municipality and its citizens regarding any concerns about bond financing and expenditures.


Investment dictionary. . 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Citizen Dog (comic strip) — Citizen Dog (May 15, 1995 – May 26, 2001) was a newspaper comic strip by Mark O Hare, distributed by Universal Press Syndicate. The strip is focused on the antics of a human male, Mel, and his male canine companion, Fergus. The lines between… …   Wikipedia

  • Capel Bond — (14 December 1730 14 February 1790) was an English organist and composer.He was born in Gloucester, the son of William Bond and the younger brother of painter and japanner Daniel Bond (1725 1803). He received his education at the Crypt school… …   Wikipedia

  • Amos Fortune (Citizen of Jaffrey) — Amos Fortune (born c. 1710 died 1801) was a prominent African American citizen of Jaffrey, New Hampshire in the 1700s. Born free in Africa and brought to America as a slave, Fortune purchased his freedom at the age of sixty and moved to Jaffrey… …   Wikipedia

  • performing arts — arts or skills that require public performance, as acting, singing, or dancing. [1945 50] * * * ▪ 2009 Introduction Music Classical.       The last vestiges of the Cold War seemed to thaw for a moment on Feb. 26, 2008, when the unfamiliar strains …   Universalium

  • Pierce Brosnan — Infobox actor caption = Brosnan at the Matador premiere, September 2005 birthname = Pierce Brendan Brosnan birthdate = birth date and age|1953|5|16 birthplace = Castletown, County Meath, Republic of Ireland website = http://www.piercebrosnan.com/ …   Wikipedia

  • List of Honorverse characters — This is intended to be a comprehensive list of the names of even minor fictional character in the Honorverse, a series of military science fiction novels written by David Weber. Characters are sorted by their last name. Some are sorted by first… …   Wikipedia

  • Liste des références culturelles dans les épisodes des Simpson — Le logo de la série. Dans la série d animation américaine Les Simpson, les épisodes contiennent presque tous des références culturelles, principalement à des films, mais également à des œuvres picturales célèbres (peintures ou photographies), à… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • United States — a republic in the N Western Hemisphere comprising 48 conterminous states, the District of Columbia, and Alaska in North America, and Hawaii in the N Pacific. 267,954,767; conterminous United States, 3,022,387 sq. mi. (7,827,982 sq. km); with… …   Universalium

  • France — /frans, frahns/; Fr. /frddahonns/, n. 1. Anatole /ann nann tawl /, (Jacques Anatole Thibault), 1844 1924, French novelist and essayist: Nobel prize 1921. 2. a republic in W Europe. 58,470,421; 212,736 sq. mi. (550,985 sq. km). Cap.: Paris. 3.… …   Universalium

  • Europe, history of — Introduction       history of European peoples and cultures from prehistoric times to the present. Europe is a more ambiguous term than most geographic expressions. Its etymology is doubtful, as is the physical extent of the area it designates.… …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.