Unprecedented Chicago Deal Gets AA Marks

November 2001
Bond Buyer;11/9/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31262, p6
Trade Publication
Reports that the Chicago Housing Authority of Chicago, Illinois has received AA rating for its $300 million of bonds to be sold during November 2001. Bond ratings for Chicago's bonds assigned by different rating agencies; Reason cited by the agencies for assigning the ratings; Effect of layers of protection built for bondholders on risk associated with the bonds.


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