TITLE

California's upgrade efforts pay off as Fitch assigns state a double-A minus

AUTHOR(S)
McKenna, Jon
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;10/03/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30244, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discloses that Fitch Investors Service Inc. has upgraded California's general obligation ratings to AA-minus. California Treasurer Matt Fong's efforts to increase the state's bond ratings; State's stronger-than-expected economic performance; Implications of the bond ratings on interest in authorized-but-unissued debt.
ACCESSION #
9710140925

 

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