Analysts anticipate little fallout from Standard & Poor's downgrade of Assured Guaranty Ltd.

S&P downgraded the bond insurer to AA-minus from AA-plus Wednesday evening, the final step in a nearly year-long process of introducing, revising and then applying new criteria for rating municipal bond insurance.

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