Bexar County, TX's Series 2010A And B Certificates Of Participation And 2010 GO Bonds Rated 'AA+'; Outlook Stable Jul 10
- ID: 1922531
- July 2010
- Standard & Poors
DALLAS (Standard & Poor's) July 7, 2010--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services assigned its 'AA+' long-term rating, and stable outlook, to Bexar County, Texas' series 2010A and 2010B certificates of obligation (COPs), and series 2010 limited tax general obligation (GO) bonds. In addition Standard & Poor's affirmed its 'AA+' rating, with a stable outlook, on the county's GO debt outstanding and its 'A-1+' short-term rating on the county's commercial paper program. County officials plan to issue the series 2010B COPs as federally taxable Build America bonds (BABs), in which case the county will receive a subsidy from the U.S. treasury equal to 35% of the stated interest paid. The U.S. treasury subsidy for BABs, if issued, will be paid directly to...
Companies mentioned in this report are:
- Bexar Cnty
Action: New Rating
Action: Outlook: Stable
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