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- Eslake urges government borrowing. Greber, Jacob // Australian Financial Review (0404-2018);8/15/2015, p8
The article informs that according to Australian economist Saul Eslake, Australia's government could afford to borrow about 50 billion dollars for infrastructure without necessarily risking its AAA credit rating or leaving the country unable to boost spending in a recession.
- THE BOND BUYER LEGISLATIVE STATUS REPORT. // Bond Buyer;3/1/2010, Vol. 371 Issue 33273, p29
A chart is presented that shows the status of various government securities legislation in the U.S.
- Law Clinton signed requires more reporting by players in government securities markets. Garsson, Robert M. // American Banker;12/21/1993, Vol. 158 Issue 242, p3
Reports on the effect of the Government Securities Act Amendments of 1993 on institutions dealing in government securities. President Bill Clinton's signing of the legislation into law in an effort to overhaul the regulation of the market for bonds issued by the Department of Treasury; Need for...
- Cote d'Ivoire: Debt Profile Improving, Slowly. // Emerging Markets Monitor;7/13/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 15, p21
This article offers an outlook for the ability of Cote d'Ivoire to issue debt in 2009. Business Monitor International (BMI) believes the ability of the country to issue debt will remain limited to local markets. However, BMI notes a boost that could be provided by debt forgiveness and a...
- Standard & Poor's Gives Detroit One Investment-Grade Rating. Shields, Yvette // Financial-planning.com;12/23/2014, p8
The article reports on financial services company Standard & Poor's (S&P) A-minus rating for Detroit, Michigan's Series 2014G local government loan program revenue bonds. Topics discussed include the Michigan Finance Authority's selling of bonds following Detroit's Chapter 9 bankruptcy filing in...
- Loan Crunch May Be Easing. Clark, Kim // U.S. News & World Report;May2010, Vol. 147 Issue 5, p58
The article discusses how graduate students can find affordable loans given that the U.S. economic recovery and federal rules have made it easier for students to borrow. According to the article, the supply of federal education loans are available to those who have average credit, while new...
- The Road Back to Investment Grade: Ford Motor. // Treasury & Risk;Nov2010, p36
The article discusses strategies used by car maker Ford Motor Co. to regain its investment-grade ratings without filing for bankruptcy to clear debts. Ford restructured in 2009 its debt totaling 10.1 billion U.S. dollars, took out an Energy Department loan of 5.9 billion U.S. dollars, sold stock...
- Introduction to the Annual Review of Federal Securities Regulation. North, Brian S. // Business Lawyer;May93, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p975
Presents an introduction to the annual review of Federal Securities Regulation in the United States. Significance of 1992 Regulatory Developments; Importance of the 1992 Court Decisions; Discussion on proposed or adopted securities regulations.
- Kansas lawmakers' bill offers cash, not bonds, for highways. Sanders, Lisa // Bond Buyer;02/10/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30576, p1
Reports that some Kansas state legislators plan to file legislative bills seeking to require the state to pay cash for new projects instead of issuing bonds. Public sentiment against government debt; Provisions of the bills being prepared by the lawmakers.