TITLE

'Cleaning Up the Mess.'

AUTHOR(S)
Hume, Lynn; Resnick, Amy; Wisniewski, Mary
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;04/12/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31117, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Moody's Investors Service Inc.'s decision to settle and obstruction of justice charge with the United States Justice Department and a subsequent management shakeup. Effects of the news on the agency's standing in the industry; Terms of the settlement made by the agency.
ACCESSION #
4356864

 

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