Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said it raised its long-term rating, school issuer credit rating and underlying rating to AA-minus from A-plus on Northwestern Lehigh School District, Pa.'s general obligation bonds.
A recent research paper suggests widespread violations of MSRB fair pricing rules are rampant in the municipal market. But scratching just below the surface reveals serious flaws in the methodology and assumptions underlying the authors' conclusions.
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