TITLE

Two for Texas: Public Finance Agency, Water Board Step Up With Nearly $500M

AUTHOR(S)
Williamson, Richard
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/24/2008, Vol. 364 Issue 32905, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the issuance of nearly $500 million of debt in separate deals by government agencies in Texas beginning June 24, 2008. The Texas Water Development Board was the first agency to issue $258 million of subordinate-lien revenue bonds that carry top ratings from all three credit agencies. The Texas Public Finance Authority will follow in mid-July with $225 million of general obligation bonds.
ACCESSION #
32967106

 

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