Georgetown Bonds, Issued Through D.C., Take a Rating Hit From S&P

Vadum, Matthew
August 2004
Bond Buyer;8/18/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31950, p29
Trade Publication
Reports on the move of Standard & Poor's Corp. to lower its rating on the outstanding bonds of Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Observation of the weakening balance sheet and growing operating deficits of the university; Impact of the rating change on the outstanding tax-exempt debt; Deficit of the university in 2003.


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