Stadium Debt Totaling $5 Billion May Be on Horizon, Fitch Says

McKaig, Ryan
January 2003
Bond Buyer;1/6/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31546, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the possible issuance of municipal bonds worth more than $5 billion by municipalities as a measure to raise funds for the construction of stadiums and arenas, according to a report by the rating agency Fitch Ratings Inc. in the U.S. Types of construction projects to be financed; Factors that encouraged the construction of stadiums in the 1990s; Cities where stadiums are planned to be constructed.


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