The judge overseeing Detroit's bankruptcy chastised bond insurer Syncora Guarantee Inc. for attacking federal mediators as biased and ordered the insurer to defend why it shouldn't face sanctions.
August's volume this year came in higher than it did for the same month during 2013, but analysts are divided over whether this means issuance will pick up for the rest of the year. more »
Nearly 20 years after the airport opened, Denver International Airport is restructuring variable-rate debt as part of a deal that adds a decade to the lease of its major carrier United Airlines by reducing carrier operating costs. more »
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There are no competitive bond sales over $1 million scheduled for August 29, 2014.
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Issuance of municipal MSA tobacco bonds by states was the subject of a highly critical article published by ProPublica. The article attempts to make a case that states erred in deciding to issue tobacco bonds. The article was widely circulated across social media. As we frequently observe, the national media focus on the muni market is appreciated, but the facts got muddied in the pursuit of a good story.
October 8-10, 2014Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, CA
October 26-28, 2014Crowne Plaza Times Square, New York, NY
November 16-18, 2014Westin Arlington Gateway, Arlington, VA