Philadelphia to Seek New Swap Adviser, This Time Competitively

D'Ambrosio, Jill
August 2004
Bond Buyer;8/13/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31947, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the search for a new swap adviser by officials in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Reason for hiring a swap adviser through a competitive process; Allegation of a play-to-play abuses; Defense of finance director Janice Davis in selecting the city's current swap adviser.


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