Risky Debt? It's All Relative

Albano, Christine
August 2004
Bond Buyer;8/6/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31942, p1
Trade Publication
Reports that airport-backed municipal bonds are not as risky as other high-yield investments in the United States, according to brokerage RBC Dain Rauscher Inc. Reduced air traffic levels; Brokerage's recommendation that its retail clients can invest in airport-backed bonds to boost their returns; Rating given by Moody's Investors Service Inc. and Standard & Poor's Corp. to Westchester Airport, New York bonds.


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