Fitch Looks at Tobacco

Kruger, Daniel
May 1999
Bond Buyer;05/25/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30648, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on Fitch Inc.'s study of the ratings of bonds backed by funds from the settlement deal between states and the tobacco industry in the United States. Rating criteria; Variables affecting future revenues; Comments from Fitch analyst David Litvack; Changes in the regulation of the industry which may affect the bonds.


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