Indianapolis is now nation's biggest city with triple triple-A's

Goldsmith, Steve
February 1998
Bond Buyer;02/12/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30330, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on Indianapolis, Indiana's acquisition of triple-A ratings from the three major rating agencies in the United States, following an upgrade by Standard & Poor's Corp. Total debt of the city; Standard & Poor's reasons for upholding an upgrade for the city; Projects financed by bonds in the city.


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