Heavy Supply Ahead, Spanning Variety of Sectors and Credits
- Spreads For Intermediate, Long NJ. GOs Stay at Near-Record Levels. Johnson, Matthew // Bond Buyer;6/15/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32154, p6
This article presents information related to credit spreads for intermediate and long-end New Jersey general obligation bonds that reached their widest levels in more than a decade and have remained in that range, according to Municipal Market Data. While current spreads for New Jersey's...
- Two Views of the British Debt. // New Republic;1/31/23, Vol. 33 Issue 426, p240
Presents information regarding the debt taken by Great Britain from the U.S. during the World War I. Information that the U.S. citizens have approximately five billion dollars in government bonds outstanding due to the debt given to Great Britain; Argument that the U.S. Treasury would presumably...
- Virginia Selling $179 Million of New-Money, Refunding GOs. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;5/30/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31646, p5
Triple-A rated Virginia is expected to sell 179 million dollars of general obligation bonds on June 4, 2003 including the first 50 million dollar tranche from the more than one billion dollars in higher education facilities and parks and recreation bond package approved by voters in November...
- Utah Tackles Conversion. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;6/10/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31653, p1
This article reports on the schedule of Utah for going public with 462.1 million dollars of triple-A rated general obligation bonds on June 10, 2003. A significant portion of bonds will be used to convert outstanding variable-rate debt to the lowest fixed rates available in decades. The deal...
- LandSec to fund debt with Â£600m bond issue. // Estates Gazette;2/22/2003, Issue 308, p43
Reports on the plan of Land Securities to refinance its debt with bond issues as of February 22, 2003. Value of the bond issues; Implication of the move.
- A Time Bomb In High Yield? O'Leary, Christopher // High Yield Report;2/23/2004, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p1
Points out that when struggling companies were able to tap the junk bond market to pare down their gargantuan debt loads last 2003, their underwriters could not have been happier. Advantage of not just selling bonds to investors; Observation that in some cases, banks which had lending...
- Indiana Health Care System Aims To Stay Competitive With $677M Sale. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;2/1/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32310, p30
The article focuses on the debt offering plan of Sisters of Saint Francis Health Services Inc. The debt will combine new-money and refunding bonds that will be marketed in mid-February 2006. The five-year capital plan is hoping to boost the company's position in the competitive market. The bonds...
- Asian Corporate Bond Volume Reaches Record. Sheahan, Matthew // High Yield Report;1/2/2012, p10
The article reports that as per data from Deologic, Asian firms, excluding those in Japan, issued a total of 312.4-billion dollars in bonds in 2011 comprising 1, 872 deals in investment-grade, high-yield and non-rated corporate debts and representing a 31% increase in bond issuances for 2010.
- Study shows third rating shrinks spreads. Reinebach, Adam // Investment Dealers' Digest;04/13/98, Vol. 64 Issue 15, p8
Focuses on a study which reports that corporate debt rating can affect bond spreads. How it can achieve cheaper funding costs; Comments from Bob Grossman, the managing director at that rating agency; Details on the study.