Research Update: JPMorgan Chase & Co. Downgraded To 'A' From 'A+'; Subsidiary Downgraded To 'A+' From 'AA-' Nov 11
- Language: English
- Published: November 2011
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services revised its outlook to stable from negative on the Alabama Public School and College Authority-s existing debt based on the adoption and subsequent execution of a settlement agreement with JP Morgan Chase Bank. This follows a federal court ruling in a declaratory judgment action filed by the authority in October 2008 in connection with a dispute between the authority and JP Morgan Chase Bank involving various swap options entered into in 2002 and amended in 2003. On Dec. 21, 2010, the authority paid $19 million to JP Morgan Chase Bank and settled a swap termination dispute that could have potentially cost the authority as much as $122 million. Standard & Poor's also affimed its 'AA'...
Companies mentioned in this report are:
- Alabama Pub Sch & Coll Auth
Action: Outlook: Stable
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