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Ratings Agencies Keep Existing Ratings For State Bonds

The four major bond rating agencies have kept their existing ratings for the state of Connecticut.


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Rhode Island Treasurer Says State Should Not Default On 38 Studios Bonds

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ Rhode Island General Treasurer Gina Raimondo says the state should pay investors the money due on bonds issued to raise money for videogame company 38 Studios. Curt Schilling’s company was lured […]


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Connecticut Among States In UBS Settlement

Switzerland’s biggest bank UBS AG has agreed to pay $160 million to settle charges that it rigged the bidding process for investment contracts with cities and towns in 24 states — including Connecticut — and the District of Columbia.