Players defend Chicago CFO's move to reassure investors

Shields, Yvette
February 1999
Bond Buyer;02/04/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30572, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the controversy concerning Chicago, Illinois chief financial officer Walter Knorr's decision to provide financial oversight to the city treasurer's office. Statement issued by Knorr shortly after the indictment of city Treasurer Miriam Santos; Local market participants' support to Knorr's decision; Santos' reaction to the statement.


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