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Moody's: IPO reopening positive for Chinese finance
Rating agency Moody's said on Thursday that reopening initial public offerings on the Chinese stock market is positive for banks, insurers and securities companies.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Washington Post
State and local governments are going into 2014 with a brighter outlook than they've had in years, according to a pair of credit rating agencies, though they disagree on the situation for local governments.
Commodities markets summary
New York oil prices rallied, boosted by news that part of a major US pipeline would open next month and ease oversupplied inventories in the world's top crude consumer.
Service Industries in U.S. Grow at Slower Pace Than Forecast
Service industries in the U.S. expanded at a slower pace than forecast in November, showing uneven progress in the biggest part of the economy.
Construction Equipment Guide
Moody's Investor Service Downgrades Bonds as Gov. Cuomo Visits N.Y. Bridge Site
A credit downgrade took some of the shine off Gov. Andrew Cuomo's celebration Nov. 8 of construction on the new Tappan Zee Bridge.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Journal News
Moody's boosts Rockland's outlook to 'stable'
With a vote on its 2014 county budget set for Thursday, Rockland County has caught a second important credit rating break.
Sturdy jobs report eyed, may put December Fed taper on table
U.S. job growth likely remained solid in November, with the unemployment rate falling, which could bring the Federal Reserve a step closer to curtailing its massive monetary stimulus.
Moody's Retires Secondary Rating Methodologies
Moody's Investors Service today announced the retirement of the Secondary Rating Methodology documents listed below which provided guidance on the application of particular elements of broader Rating Methodologies to particular sectors.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
NCR to buy Menlo Park-based Digital Insight for $1.65 billion for web banking
NCR, the 129-year-old maker of cash registers and other payment-processing systems, agreed to acquire Menlo Park-based Digital Insight for $1.65 billion to gain software for online and mobile banking.
The Washington Post
Legalizing online gambling is good for New Jerseya s credit rating
It's not much compared to the real thing but virtual gaming stands to generate $250 million to $500 million in gambling revenues in New Jersey in its first year, which is good news for the state's credit standing, according to Moody's, the ratings firm.
Slot Machines at the Borgata Hotel Casino in Atlantic City
Atlantic City 's borrowing costs have risen as much as 21 percent since 2012 as the New Jersey gambling resort increases debt to refund property-tax bills appealed by casinos struggling with a seven-year business slump.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
International Business Times
Australian Stock Market Report - Morning 12/2/13
In US economic news, foreign central bank holdings of US debt rose by $11.763 billion to $3.35 trillion in the latest week.
U.S. Retailers Post 2.3% Sales Gain as Black Friday Foot Traffic Declines
U.S. retailers eked out a 2.3 percent sales gain on Thanksgiving and Black Friday, in line with a prediction for the weakest holiday results since 2009.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
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Fri Nov 29, 2013
Clear Channel Burning Cash to Delay Reckoning: Corporate Finance
Clear Channel Communications Inc. is offering to double interest to push out maturities on some of the $4.3 billion it owes, just as the most-leveraged U.S. broadcaster suffers the first cash-flow deficit in four years.
The Washington Post
Banks? Too-Big-to-Fail Debate Hurts Gas Securities: Muni Credit
The fading notion that the largest U.S. finance companies are too big to fail led Moody's Investors Service to cut ratings on $5.5 billion of bank-backed debt used to buy natural gas.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Moody's Corporation (MCO) : Company Profile and SWOT Analysis
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Tue Nov 26, 2013
Moody's forecasts US auto loan underwriting to loosen in 2014
Underwriting standards on auto loans will slip in 2014 as increased competition pushes lenders to take more risk, according to Moody's Investors Service.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Lansing State Journal
Credit rating lowered for 8 area districts
Eight mid-Michigan school districts were among 53 statewide to have their credit ratings downgraded by Moody's Investors Service this year.