TITLE

Midwest Issuers and Investors Still a Little Leery of Tobacco

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvette
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/7/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31444, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the participation of South Dakota in the leveraging a portion of future payments of the 1998 national tobacco settlement. Difficulty in unloading bonds in the secondary markets; Rise of cigarette taxes; Impact of tax hikes in promoting black market for cigarettes.
ACCESSION #
7215137

 

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