TITLE

Fitch Upgrades Chicago's Outlook to Positive, Thanks to Skyway Cash

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvette
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;2/18/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32074, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the upgrade made to the credit rating of the city of Chicago, Illinois by Fitch Ratings Inc. Impact of the Skyway tollroad privatization on the improvement in the city's credit quality; Factors influencing the rating agency to issue the upgrade; Rating assigned to the city by other rating agencies.
ACCESSION #
16178522

 

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