Before issuing their bond ratings
, City Manager Edward M.
The City's strong bond rating
is a great benefit for our community and a reflection of the excellent financial stewardship of our financial resources," said Mayor Ivy R.
Khurana and Raman (2003) use S&P bond ratings
(n = 667) as one of their independent variables and "yield to maturity" as their dependent variable in a regression analysis.
To meet this high bar, Kroll Bond Ratings
will adhere to the following principles:
If the increase isn't approved in the next several weeks, the municipal utility's bond rating
will suffer and ratepayers will be socked with higher interest payments in the long term, DWP officials said.
Over the next few years, other financial regulators adopted the SEC's NRSRO category designation so that the regulators' requirements as to the use of bond ratings
would mean the required use of only the NRSROs' ratings.
Benchmark Bond Ratings
is the only rating company for municipal bonds not supported in whole or part by issuers.
Palmieri said while bond ratings
are not terribly sexy to the public, they are of great importance because they reflect the financial stability of a community.
Jules Kroll is the Chairman and CEO of Kroll Bond Ratings
A major bond rating
agency on Thursday downgraded the city's credit rating, based on the prospect of the San Fernando Valley seceding from Los Angeles.
It amends the bond rating
to 'AA' from 'AA-' and clarifies that the bond rating
is based on insurance provided by the Assured Guaranty Municipal Corp.
For all those reasons, a majority of people have absolutely no interest in municipal bond ratings
, and that is completely understandable.