After considering a lease of the Ohio Turnpike to private investors, Gov. John Kasich Thursday said he wants to keep the asset in public hands and hopes to issue $1.5 billion of bonds backed by future toll revenue.
Ohio Rejects Privatization, Wants to Borrow $1.5B Against Turnpike Tolls
Before the financial crisis of 2008-09, it would have been significant news if yields on municipal bonds had exceeded those on Treasury securities at any maturity, and that occurrence likely would have attracted a variety of investors seeking to take advantage of the relative-value opportunity.
the bond buyer conferences
September 25-27, 2013JW Marriott LA Live, Los Angeles, CA
October 27-29, 2013Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, New York, NY