TITLE

FSA International rated AAA by S&P

AUTHOR(S)
Sherman, Lynn
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;01/26/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30565, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Standard & Poor's Corp.'s credit rating for Financial Security Assurance International Ltd. Recognition of the firm's strong capital resources; Financial Security Assurance Inc.'s joint venture with EXEL Ltd.
ACCESSION #
1499085

 

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