Moody's Corporate-Muni Rating Comparison Resonates Overseas as Well

Dorante, Bill; Fischer, Antje; Becker, Gernot M.
February 2003
Bond Buyer;2/3/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31565, p8
Trade Publication
Focuses on a study conducted by the financial rating agency Moody's Investors Service Inc. related to the history of municipal bonds from the year 1930-2000. Features of bonds that were highlighted in the study; Bonds which are safer compared to municipal bonds; Importance of empirical rating models.


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