December 2002
Bond Buyer;12/12/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31531, p2
Trade Publication
Presents news briefs related to the financial sector of the United States as of December 12, 2002. Percentage reduction in the Chicago Fed Midwest Manufacturing index; Need for Missouri-based National Benevolent Association to raise its historical debt service coverage ratio; Decline in the financial strength rating of German-based Commerzbank AG by credit rating agency Moody's Investors Service Inc.


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