TITLE

Milwaukee County to Investigate Bear Stearns Deal

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvette
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;7/16/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31927, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plans to investigate Milwaukee County, Wisconsin's selection of Bear Stearns & Co. to manage bond refunding issues. Complaints over the county's selection process and its lack of record-keeping; Lawsuit filed against Bear Stearns in Chicago, Illinois; Criteria used by the county for its selection of Bear Stearns.
ACCESSION #
13861670

 

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