Fitch Takes St. Louis Ballpark Debt Off Negative Watch

Shields, Yvette
July 2006
Bond Buyer;7/7/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32418, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on the removal of the 2003 Saint Louis Cardinals ballpark project revenue bonds from the negative watch of the Fitch Ratings. In February 2005, the company had placed them on negative watch due to a pending litigations. The Missouri Development Finance Board had bought the taxable bonds as part of financing scheme for the St. Louis Cardinal's new stadium.


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