The long-struggling city of Flint, which has been under emergency management for more than a year, is selling nearly $60 million of speculative-grade bonds on behalf of Hurley Medical Center, a city owned facility that serves as the local safety net provider.
Hospital in Flint, Mich. Selling Junk-Rated Hospital Bonds
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