Looking Beyond Gambling
- Gaming Still Has A Hot Hand. O'Leary, Christopher // High Yield Report;5/24/2004, Vol. 15 Issue 21, p3
Focuses on the performance of the market for gaming company bonds in the U.S.
- Rare Tribal Issues The Main Attraction In Gaming Sector. Burns, Mairin // High Yield Report;4/2/2001, Vol. 12 Issue 13, p1
Forecasts an increase in the number of bond issues from the tribal gaming industry. Reasons behind investing in tribal gaming entities; Details on the tax structure of tribal entities; Comparison of the pricing scheme between gaming bonds and bonds of other sectors.
- California's Morongo Tribe Selling $145M Through City of Banning. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;7/30/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31937, p3
Reports on the issuance of tax-exempt bonds by the Morongo Band of Mission Indians in San Francisco, California. Utilization of the proceeds to finance infrastructure in the casino complex the tribe is building; Investigation of the exempt-status of the bond by the Internal Revenue Service;...
- Revenue ruling does not affect AAA rating, interest for rare Missouri GOs. Williamson, Tammy // Bond Buyer;06/02/98, Vol. 324 Issue 30405, p9
Focuses on the triple-A rated general obligation paper issue of the state of Missouri. Strength of the market; Appeal of the bond issue; Effect of gaming legislation on the state's credit strength.
- Florida Legislation to Benefit Racetrack. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;04/05/2000, Vol. 332 Issue 30864, p4
Reports that the proposed Florida Sports Authority, which would have the power to issue bonds, could be used as a bail-out mechanism for parimutuel wagering in Hialeah. Initial projects of the authority required by the legislation.
- California Close to Deal On Gambling. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;6/17/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31907, p1
Reports on the deal on gambling in California. Bond provision; Pact with tribes to boost funds; Cash infusion.
- A Governor's Gamble. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;7/30/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31937, p1
Reports on the bond issuance to provide a cash infusion for California in return for allowing expanded tribal gambling rights. Agreement between Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger with five Indian tribes; Reaction of the voters to two gaming proposals; Generation of additional state revenue.
- The Soviet Experiment With Domestic Lottery Bonds. Millar, James R.; Gentry, James A. // Financial Management (1972);Winter80, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p21
The article reviews the Soviet use of domestic lottery bonds and analyzes the payoff system used to reward private bondholders. Domestic lottery bonds served as unique instruments for financing Soviet budgetary deficits for several decades. The State Budget came to rely exclusively upon lottery...
- More competition for Indian casinos raises question of ability to pay debt. Cintron, Ivan // Bond Buyer;05/05/98, Vol. 324 Issue 30386, p8
Focuses on issues related to bonds sold by Native American-run gambling operations in the United States. Impact of increasing competition in the gaming industry; Potential difficulty for certain Native American tribes in paying their debt; Downgrading of certain gambling establishments' debt by...