Rating agencies delivered mixed news to Illinois Friday as the state's failure to overhaul its pension system prompted a downgrade from Standard & Poor's while Moody's affirmed.
Illinois Hit with Standard & Poor's Downgrade: Moody's Holds Steady
JAN 25, 2013 2:31pm ET
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A recent phenomenon is the emergence of bonds with shorter call protection as funding alternatives for municipalities. However, the shorter call protection also dampens the potential upside for investors, which in turn reduces the price they are willing to pay.
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