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has completed its annual review of U.S. tobacco ABS ratings accounting for the amount of Master Settlement Agreement (MSA) payment received by each trust in 2015. For 2015, the aggregate MSA payment was 0.36% higher than the amount in 2014.
Aug 6, 2015 Business Wire
added Aug 7, 2015 20:04
iana House members have shown little appetite for the administration’s plan to sell the remainder of what the tobacco companies owe. The House has not moved legislation that would allow the administration to cash in the remaining years of annual payments
May 26, 2015 Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added May 27, 2015 02:30
Rhode Island defeated a legal challenge from OppenheimerFunds Inc. to its plan to sell $594 million of debt backed by payments from tobacco companies that agreed in 1998 to reimburse states for expenses associated with smoking-related illnesses.
Jan 19, 2015 Providence (RI) Journal-Bulletin
added Jan 19, 2015 09:54
Oklahoma’s use of the Master Settlement funds from the 1996 tobacco lawsuit is a model for use in future trust fund cases. Unlike other states, Oklahoma did not take a one-time payment. The state chose to receive the money over several years, and to date
Apr 19, 2013 Norman (OK) Transcript
added Apr 19, 2013 12:53
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Minnesota has completed the refinancing of tobacco revenue bonds after the state Supreme Court ruled the move is constitutional. Minnesota Management and Budget said Thursday the state sold $656 million in state appropriation bon
Nov 16, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 16, 2012 18:54
is coming to market with what might be the bond biggest deal of the year to refinance its buyout of Reynolds American Inc.
Aug 8, 2017 Bloomberg News
added Aug 8, 2017 15:26
Moody's Investors Service and Standard & Poor's still rate tobacco bonds. "I think that perhaps it just doesn't fit their process," said John Miller, co-head of fixed income for Nuveen Asset Management, regarding Fitch's action. "I'm a little bit surpri
May 17, 2016 Reuters
added May 18, 2016 16:43
The rating actions described below consider: Fitch's new U.S. Tobacco Settlement ABS Criteria dated Oct. 5, 2015, a deviation from that criteria, updated and clarified data, model refinements, and enhancements to Fitch's rating analysis, particularly as t
Feb 3, 2016 Business Wire
added Feb 3, 2016 22:36
Rhode Island's Tobacco deal has been put on day to day status by Citigroup following a lawsuit from two Oppenheimer Rochester funds.
Aug 5, 2014 Bond Buyer Online
added Aug 6, 2014 01:03
as smokers swap traditional cigarettes for tobacco-free e-cigarettes and other vaping products, the smoking rate is declining even faster and analysts now predict some bonds could go into default before the end of this decade.
Jun 24, 2014 Reuters
added Jun 24, 2014 10:39