Dick Larkin's Palm Beach Post Weekly Column: Municipal Bond Ratings Simplified: Part 2

Dick Larkin
Director of Credit Analysis
Stoever Glass & Co., Inc.
P: (862) 432-8818
E: dlarkin@stoeverglass.com

Bond ratings begin with a request from the issuer.   The issuer must pay a fee to obtain a rating.  That is why ratings are not automatic.  In addition, if an issuer sells more bonds without a rating, the rating will generally be withdrawn.

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02/06/2017 | Bond ratings begin with a request from the issuer. The issuer must pay a fee to obtain a rating. That is why ratings are not automatic.
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