TITLE

Louisiana Scores Upgrade Hat Trick as Moody's Raises GOs to A1

AUTHOR(S)
DeSue, Tedra
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;7/21/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31681, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that ratings firm Moody's Investors Service Inc. on July 18, 2003 upgraded Louisiana's general obligation bond rating. Revelation that the firm has upgraded ratings of the state for the third time in 2003; Factors that contributed to the upgradation of the rating; Views of the ratings agency Moody's on balance of reserve and trust funds of the state; Ratings given by Fitch Ratings Inc. and Standard & Poor's Corp. to state's bond.
ACCESSION #
10335313

 

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