BLUE COLLAPSE: Chicago nears fiscal free fall with latest downgrade. “Chicago drew closer to a fiscal free fall on Friday with a rating downgrade from Moody’s Investors Service that could trigger the immediate termination of four interest-rate swap agreements, costing the city about $58 million and raising the prospect of more broken swaps contracts. The […]
Moody's shocked bond investors this week with a surprise two-notch downgrade that put Brazilian oil company Petrobras in junk territory. The move was seen by some investors as overly assertive,
The debt-plagued city of Chicago took another financial blow late Thursday when Moody's Investors Service downgraded the city's debt rating, citing its overwhelming pension burden.
Moody's believes that this delay, which already restricts the company's access to the debt capital markets, could potentially lead to a call for accelerated repayment by its bondholders because of a covenant breach, which would significantly increase its financial risk. Show More Summary
TR/ST is my musical spirit animal – dark and moody and totally defies all genres boundaries. He just released a new single “Slug” and it’s more of what we’ve come to love from Robert Alfons ever since we wrapped our ears around “Sulk.” Stream the track below!
It's not hormones that make teens volatile and moody, it's their crazy schedule and their physical needs. Teens grow as fast as toddlers and - like toddlers - will throw tantrums when they don't get what they want and need. You can't change their school days, but you can help them get what they need to stay happy and be easier to live with.
Ratings agency Moody's follows S&P in lifting its outlook for Qantas to 'stable'.
This is the text of a February 3, 2015, news release (with attachment) from Moody's Investors Service.
Ratings agency says state has sound financial performance and diverse economic base.
Considering the 4.5 years of legal battles Transocean (NYSE:RIG) has faced since the Deepwater Horizon tragedy, the involvement of activist investor Carl Icahn, and the now utterly abysmal offshore drilling [...] The post Transocean’s Top-Earning Rigs Are Vulnerable as Moody’s Cuts Rating to Junk appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
Jonathan, a new single dad, knew nothing about how to take care of an infant -- especially one addicted to methadone and with marijuana in her system. His daughter was moody, had the jerks and would lose her breath frequently. When he received a call from a local voluntary home visiting program asking if he wanted to join, he jumped at the chance. Show More Summary
Normally when you think “spring makeup,” you visualize bright pink lips and girly eye shadows. Booorriinnggg.
New South Wales, electing to bat, managed no more than an average showing after stumbling in the early part of their innings in Newcastle.
Petroleo Brasileiro SA’s descent into junk- bond status may be far from over. The post Petrobras Cut to Junk by Moody’s as Probe Hobbles Oil Producer appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
Yes, we've heard all the stereotypes about pregnant women being moody and irritable. All we have to say to them is, "shut up." You try carrying around roughly 20 pounds or more of extra weight, with a portion of it squarely on your bladder, and tell us how you feel after a couple hours. Show More Summary
Fidelity Investments’ surprise move to convert large, retail-oriented money-market funds helps investors sidestep liquidity risks and augurs a wave of similar moves across the industry, according to Moody’s Investors Service. Fidelity recently announced the conversion of three so-called prime funds into government funds that invest in Treasury bonds. Show More Summary
Tinashe has been pretty ubiquitous lately following the release of her critically acclaimed debut album, Aquarius. Her brand has caught on quickly – a cross between cool-as-ice early 2000s R&B and the moody, minimal trap vibes that are dominating pop radio. So it was only a matter of time before twitter-happy Iggy Azalea tried to […]
February’s MAP has landed, with music presented by 19 blogs from around the world. Brisbane’s Nite Fields – whose moody debut album, Depersonalisation, has just dropped on Felte – are representing Australia this month. Head over to our... The post MAP February 2015 appeared first on Who The Hell.
PS4 exclusive due out on March 24. Bloodborne is just over a month away from launch and Sony has released a new Story trailer to whet your appetite for the ball-busting adventure from the makers of Dark Souls.Click here to read the full article
Moody's downgrade of Russia's sovereign rating was based on “factors of a political character,” Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said. ||| Moscow - Moody's Investors Service's downgrade of Russia's sovereign rating was based on...Show More Summary