TITLE

Fitch Upgrades Unlimited-Tax Piece of Prince George's County, Md., GO Sale

AUTHOR(S)
Newman, Emily
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/25/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31891, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Fitch Ratings' upgrading of the unlimited-tax general obligations (GO) portion of the new-money GO bonds being offered for sale by Prince George's County in Maryland. Factors considered by Fitch Ratings in making the upgrade from AA to AA-plus; Ratings given by other credit ratings agency; Plans regarding the proceeds from GO sale.
ACCESSION #
13214667

 

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