Arkansas Agency Named Best IDB Issuer at CDFA Summit

DeSue, Tedra
June 2006
Bond Buyer;6/5/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32395, p4
Trade Publication
The article presents an award presented to the Arkansas Development Finance Authority (ADFA) as the best industrial development bond issuer at the annual summit of Council of Development Finance Agencies. The criterion was based on the issuer's program as best exemplified on how to use industrial development bonds for economic development. Gene Eagle, vice president for ADFA, noted that while the program is unique, issuers might find some of its components worth exploring.


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