S&P Downgrades Derivatives Backed by J.P. Morgan
- JPM Downgrade Falls on Munis. Burns, Mairin // Investment Dealers' Digest;10/7/2002, Vol. 68 Issue 38, p8
Focuses on the decision of Fitch Inc. to downgrade municipal bonds supported by J.P. Morgan Chase and Co. in the U.S. Issuance of letter of credit to support the downgraded deals; Profit warning issued by J.P. Morgan; Short-term rate of the bank.
- JPMorgan Chase Bulks Up Muni Operations. McGee, Patrick // American Banker;6/8/2010, Vol. 175 Issue 87, p9
The author reports that financial services firm JPMorgan Chase & Co., a top municipal bond underwriter, has responded to market demand by expanding retail networks, marketing taxable municipal bonds for international distribution and increasing its public finance staff.
- Muni Prices End Steady as Supply Hits Market. Barnett, Chip; Weitzman, Aaron // Bondbuyer.com;9/30/2015, p1
Prices of top-rated municipal bonds finished mostly steady on Wednesday, as a big wave of new issue supply washed over the market, topped off by four competitive sales totaling almost $900 million from Washington state.
- Results of Competitive Sales. // Bond Buyer;1/27/2015, Issue 34248, p1
Statistics are presented related to results of competitive sales of municipal bonds in the U.S by several financial companies including Capital Markets Advisors LLC, JPMorgan Chase, and Independent Public Advisors LLC.
- Reedy Creek District On S&P CreditWatch. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;9/28/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31233, p4
Reports that rating agency Standard & Poor's has placed the ad valorem tax-backed bonds and the utility revenue bonds of the Reedy Creek Improvement District in Florida on its CreditWatch list. Rationale behind the step taken by the rating agency; Impact of Reedy Creek determination on its...
- Finding Safety: As Recession Descends, High-Rated Debt Is Best. Yacoe, Don // Bond Buyer;12/13/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31284, p22
Questions the safety of Pennsylvania municipal bonds in the event of an economic recession in the U.S. Advantages of opting for insured debt; Factors that could worry bondholders; Debt ratings of the state according to the financial rating agency Standard & Poor's Corp.
- S&P puts Tulsa county criminal agency on CreditWatch; negative implications. Sanders, Lisa // Bond Buyer;01/08/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30306, p7
States that Standard & Poor's has placed the Tulsa County, Oklahoma Criminal Justice Authority's sales tax-backed bonds on CreditWatch with negative implications. Court ruling that jail trust agency was created under an improperly used statute; County's indication of intent to repay debt.
- S&P to Bid Adieu to Blue List. Fine, Jacob; Wisniewski, Mary // Bond Buyer;6/19/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31163, p1
Reports that Standard and Poor's plans to stop publishing the 'Blue List' municipal bonds publication on August 17, 2001. Background on the journal's coverage of the municipal bond market in the United States.
- After Six Decades, the Blue List Calls It Quits. Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;8/20/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31206, p25
Reports on the final issue of Standard & Poor's Corp.'s Blue List. Competition in the changing market for offering municipal bonds in the secondary market in the United States; Secondary market gauge.