CHICAGO — The Franklin County Convention Facilities Authority will enter the market today with $160 million of lease-backed taxable Build America Bonds to finance construction of a Hilton hotel in downtown Columbus, adjacent to the Ohio city’s convention center.

The double-A rated bonds are backed by a bed tax and revenue generated by the new Columbus Hilton Downtown, and also feature an annual appropriation pledge from triple-A rated Franklin County, a key consideration for investors and a benefit for the authority.

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