Philadelphia Mayor Preferred Negotiated Transactions
- You Can Call Them Bonds, Just Not Tobacco Bonds. McDonald, Michael // Bond Buyer;6/3/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31648, p1
New York's Tobacco Settlement Financing Corp. will begin selling more than two billion dollars in bonds on June 6, 2003. In an interview, Stephen J. Hunt, president of the New York Municipal Bond Bank Agency and head of the new independent state agency, said the upcoming sale would be marketed...
- Nashville, Davidson County Ready $204 Million for Annual GO Offering. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;6/6/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32396, p40
The article reports that the metropolitan government of Nashville and Davidson County in Tennessee will bring its annual general obligation issuance to the bond market in the U.S. on June 6, 2006. The bond is approximately worth 204 million dollars. Most of the proceeds about 140 million dollars...
- The Bond Market Association(TM) Municipal Swap Index. // Bond Buyer;01/04/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30550, p25
Presents data on the performance of the municipal bond swap index in the United States as of December 30, 1998 released by the Bond Market Association. Includes index-linked municipal bond swaps; Comparison between swap rates and bond yields.
- Calif. Court Ruling Could Cut Revenues: Fitch. // Bondbuyer.com;2/11/2015, p14
The article discusses a ruling by a California appellate court involving the transfer of revenue from the electric system payments in lieu of taxes (PILOT) to general operating funds, that would decrease general fund income of Redding, California and the cities of Glendale, Lodi and Pasadena.
- The CDO revolution continues as market awaits issue backed by hedge fund debt. O'Leary, Christopher // Asset Securitization Report;3/5/2001, Vol. 1 Issue 9, p10
Focuses on the use of hedge fund debt and municipal bonds to back collateralized debt obligations (CDO). Launch of unrated junior notes by Ferrell Capital Management; Investment of funds in commodity and currency arbitrage; Problems with ratings transfers.
- Aging, Underfunded Infrastructure Top Challenge for Mayors. Hume, Lynn // Bondbuyer.com;1/20/2016, p19
The article focuses on challenges presented by aging, underfunded infrastructure bonds to local governments according to a survey from the U.S. Conference of Mayors and The Boston University Initiative and supported by Citi, which also revealed that mayors are looking to raise property taxes...
- Cape Coral, Fla., Selling $60M for Parks, CP Refinancing. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;6/6/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32396, p40
The article reports that the city government of Cape Coral in Florida will sell 60-million-dollar worth of special obligation revenue bonds on June 6, 2006. The proceeds of the sale will be used to buy land for parks and recreation areas and to refinance the 20-million-dollar worth of...
- Atlanta Council OKs Plan for College Park To Sell $275M in Debt for Airport Facility. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;4/18/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32362, p3
The article reports that the Atlanta City Council has approved an intergovernmental agreement with College Park City in Georgia allowing the issuance of bonds that will be used to build a long-awaited consolidated rental-car facility for Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The...
- Maryland Selling $410M of Triple-A GOs in Its First-Ever Negotiated Deal. Funk, Lynne // Bond Buyer;3/2/2009, Vol. 367 Issue 33072, p8
The article focuses on the negotiated deal by the state of Maryland that includes a three-day retail order period for $410 million of general obligation (GO) bonds. The state's decision to sell bonds through negotiation with underwriters as opposed to taking competitive bids is discussed. It...