TITLE

Fitch, Seeking Business, to Rate MBIA-Insured Issuers AAA, Free of Charge

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Aaron T.
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;06/15/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31161, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces the plan of Fitch to provide free AAA ratings to all bond issuers insured by MBIA Insurance Corp. Encouragement of issuers to purchase ratings from Fitch on uninsured deals and shadow ratings on insured deals; Fitch's aim of strengthening its competitive presence.
ACCESSION #
4661172

 

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