Headlines Tagged with Bonds — 1,535 headlines found
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
High-yield tobacco debt issued by states and cities has soared 16.3 percent in 2014, beating all parts of the municipal market, Barclays Plc data show. Yields at 11-month lows are sparking demand for the junk-rated assets even as Moody’s Investors Servic
May 20, 2014 Bloomberg News
added May 20, 2014 12:57
A recent deal with tobacco companies will distribute money to 17 states that has been tied up for years, but the funds may only provide short-term relief to underfunded tobacco bonds.
Dec 20, 2012 Reuters
added Dec 21, 2012 08:24
Mar 16, 2012 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Mar 17, 2012 00:00