Headlines Tagged with Bonds — 1,535 headlines found
... It passed last week after the trial lawyers were given a neat little plumb that guaranteed them higher contingency fees on big medical malpractice cases.
Jan 9, 2013 Ottawa (IL) Daily Times
added Jan 9, 2013 11:49
During the 2009 Legislative Session, the Legislature passed a bill (SB 2198) relating to the posting of security with regard to judgments against tobacco companies that were participants in the settlement of the State's case
Jul 2, 2012 Supreme Court of Florida
added Sep 6, 2012 06:06
Since the year 1999, American Samoa's share of the multi billion dollar national Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement (MSA) has reached more than $17 million, according to a follow up report by local consultant Bryan M. Jackson, who conducted the August 2
Aug 12, 2012 Samoa News
added Aug 12, 2012 18:26
As a result of Kilmartin’s recent settlement, Rhode Island will receive $10 million this fiscal year and the state’s tobacco bondholders will receive $40 million. "Not only does this settlement resolve significant risk for both the bond holders and t
Apr 5, 2017 Legal NewsLine
added Apr 9, 2017 19:52
Fitch Ratings withdraws all ratings assigned to U.S. tobacco settlement asset-backed securities and has retired the criteria titled 'U.S. Tobacco Settlement ABS Criteria'...the individual, custom modifications (by several participants) to material calcula
Jun 15, 2016 Business Wire
added Jun 15, 2016 21:50
Americans are boosting spending on cigarettes for the first time in almost a decade. ..it’s fueling a rally in one of the riskiest corners of the municipal-bond market. High-yield tobacco bonds, which are repaid from legal-settlement money that state and
Oct 6, 2015 Bloomberg News
added Oct 6, 2015 21:41
State and local government tobacco-settlement bonds are bouncing back from the drubbing they took in November as investors pick up the debt on the cheap and cigarette consumption declines remain moderate.
Feb 3, 2017 Bloomberg News
added Feb 3, 2017 19:17
Apr 7, 2016 Reuters
added Apr 8, 2016 04:43
High-yield tobacco debt has surged 5.2 percent this year, more than any other area of munis and beating the entire market’s 1.6 percent return, Barclays data show.
Feb 8, 2015 Bloomberg News
added Feb 8, 2015 18:10
thanks to the outcome of a Tobacco Settlement Financing Corporation (TSFC) bonds case. The savings came after a Rhode Island Superior Court judge last month ruled in favor of the TSFC over the issuing of about $600 million in tobacco bonds.
Feb 4, 2015 Inside Counsel
added Feb 5, 2015 06:08