TITLE

Fitch revises guidelines for schools

AUTHOR(S)
Hoffman, David
PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;04/12/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30617, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the decision of Fitch IBCA Inc. to include state programs to enhance the creditworthiness of school bonds in its rating criteria for United States school districts. Guidelines' aim to place greater weight on state oversight systems and the strong credit history of school districts; School districts that have experienced upgrades due to the guidelines.
ACCESSION #
1741981

 

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