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Insured Issues Affected By Oct. 25, 2010, Rating Actions On Assured Guaranty Municipal Corp. Nov 10

  • ID: 1714091
  • November 2010
  • Standard & Poors
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  • Easley
  • GS Muni Product LLC
  • Idaho Hlth Fac Auth
  • Lehigh Cnty Gen Purp Auth
  • Metropolitan Transp Auth
  • MORE

Standard & Poor's Ratings Services revised its ratings on 1,162 Assured Guaranty Municipal Corp. (AGM)-insured U.S. Public Finance issues. See list below. These rating actions follow Standard & Poor's Oct. 25, 2010, downgrade of the rating on AGM to 'AA+' from 'AAA' (for more information, see, "Assured Guaranty Corp. And Assured Guaranty Municipal Corp. Ratings Lowered To 'AA+'; Outlook Stable," published on Oct. 25, 2010, on RatingsDirect on the Global Credit Portal). The 1,162 issues with revised ratings are either variable-rate demand bonds that are insured by AGM, or tender option bonds where the trust certificate ratings are based on underlying bonds that are rated based on bond insurance policies provided by AGM....

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- Monroe
- Fresno
- Massachusetts Hsg Fin Agy
- Idaho Hlth Fac Auth
- Highlands Cnty Hlth Fac Auth
- Montgomery Cnty
- Metropolitan Transp Auth
- New York City
- New Jersey Hsg & Mtg Fin Agy
- New Hampshire Hlth & Ed Facs Auth
- Missouri Hlth & Educl Facs Auth
- Hancock Cnty
- Lehigh Cnty Gen Purp Auth
- Hunt Mem Hosp Dist
- New Jersey Tpk Auth
- Houston
- Lackawanna Cnty
- Municipal Elec Auth of Georgia
- Illinois Hsg Dev Auth
- Illinois Hlth Fac Auth
- Harris Cnty Hlth Fac Dev Corp
- Governor Mifflin Sch Dist
- Illinois Finance Authority
- Illinois St Toll Hwy Auth
- Luzerne Cnty
- The Indianapolis Local Pub Imp Bnd Bank
- Easley
- Long Island Pwr Auth
- Mississippi Dev Bank
- Capital Region Water
- Hesperia Unif Sch Dist
- Eagle Tax-Exempt Tr
- Goldman Sachs & Co.
- Assured Guaranty Municipal Corp.
- Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC
- Dexia Credit Local
- Wachovia MERLOTS
- Merrill Lynch Put FLOATs/RITES tr Ser PA
- Merrill Lynch Put FLOATs/RITES tr ser PT-1000
- Morgan Stanley & Co Inc Tr
- Ribco Tr
- JPMorgan Secs PUTTERs & DRIVERs Tr Ser
- Societe Generale Muni Secs Tr Recpts Ser SG
- Societe Generale Muni Secs Tr Recpts Ser SGA
- Nassau Hlth Care Corp
- Huntington Beach Un High Sch Dist
- Citigroup Global Markets ROCs/ROLs II-R Tr
- Merrill Lynch Puttable FLOATs/RITES tr ser MT
- Deutsche Bank Securities Inc Rcpts
- Indiana Hlth & Educl Fac Fincg Auth
- Eclipse Funding, LLC
- Societe Generale Muni Secs Tr Rcpts Ser SGC
- GS Muni Product LLC
- Barclays Capital Inc.

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