IFA Clears $202 Million Refunding Deal for Chicago's Rush

Shields, Yvette
July 2006
Bond Buyer;7/14/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32423, p48
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The article reports on the Illinois Finance Authority's approval of Rush University Medical Center's sale of 202 million dollars of refunding bonds in mid-August 2006. It is a prelude to as much as 300 million dollars of new-money borrowing the system is planning to make in upcoming years to finance renovation and expansion.


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