TITLE

Standard & Poor's Upgrades Providence to A From A-Minus

AUTHOR(S)
Chang, Helen
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/15/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32090, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Standard & Poor's Corp. has upgraded the bond ratings of Providence, Rhode Island to A from A-minus. Basis of the upgrade; Increase in the ratings on Providence Public Building Authority's outstanding lease revenue bonds; Improvement in the finances of the city.
ACCESSION #
16428776

 

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