TITLE

Riverside Co., Calif., Receives Two' Upgrades Ahead of Deal

AUTHOR(S)
Cohen, Jackie
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/27/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32347, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the upgrade of Riverside County by two ratings agencies which include Fitch Ratings Inc. and Standard & Poor's Corp. in California. The Fitch Ratings has raised the Chief of Police (COP) rating to AA-minus from A-plus and the Standard & Poor has raised the COP rating to AA-minus from A-plus, while elevating Riverside County issue credit rating to AA from AA-minus.
ACCESSION #
20317166

 

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