- Language: English
- Published: July 2012
New Issue: Mobile Downtown Redevelopment Authority - Series 2011A
- ID: 1770957
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Research Type: Full Analysis
The 'AA/A-1+' rating assigned to Mobile Downtown Redevelopment Authority's (the issuer's) Gulf opportunity zone revenue bonds series 2011A (for the Austal USA LLC project) reflects our opinion of the credit and liquidity support that National Australia Bank Ltd. ('AA/A-1+') provides in the form of an irrevocable direct-pay letter of credit (LOC). Under the LOC, National Australia Bank Ltd. fully supports all bond payment obligations when the bonds are in the daily and weekly interest rate reset modes. Therefore, our rating applies only during these rate modes. If the bonds are converted to another rate mode, we will likely withdraw our rating (see the Structural Analysis section for more information). The 'AA' long-term component of our rating is based on our...
Companies mentioned in this report are: Mobile Downtown Redevelopment Authority (The)
Action: New Rating
Mobile Downtown Redevelopment Authority (The)