TITLE

Facing a downgrade

AUTHOR(S)
Evans, Melanie
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;7/18/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 29, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the statement from credit rating agencies Moody's Investors Services and Standard & Poor's in July 2011 that Federal Home Loan Banks-backed hospital loans may experience decline in credit rating if the credit strength of the U.S. government falls. It cites that negotiations between the White House and Congress to raise the federal government's debit ceiling. It presents information on hospitals that have loans from the Federal Home Loan Banks.
ACCESSION #
63230144

 

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