TITLE

Moody's to Charge 'Nominal' Annual Fee on Health Care Credits

AUTHOR(S)
Wisniewski, Mary
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;4/12/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31364, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plan of Moody's Investors Service to charge an annual maintenance fee on health care credits in the U.S. Determination for continued volatility within the health care sector; Schedule of implementation; Discussion about the value of fee with issuers.
ACCESSION #
9023333

 

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