TITLE

Testing the Swap Waters

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvette
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;10/22/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31745, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the sale of the fixed-rate general obligation bonds of Illinois. Addition of tax-exempt debt portfolio; Reliance on traditional fixed-rate bonds and sales-tax to raise funds for the capital budget; Utilization of derivative products; Mechanism to lower interest rate.
ACCESSION #
11189955

 

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