Archive | July 21st, 2011

Moody’s warns 5 AAA states of downgrade prospect if fed debt default occurs

July 21, 2011

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The threat of the Congress and President Obama failing to reach a deal to raise the federal debt limit has led Moody’s to say it is placing five of the 15 states with triple-A ratings on review for possible downgrade. The downgrade warning for Maryland, New Mexico, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia s based on […]

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HOPE lands $1.5 million to boost recovery in distressed parts of Mid South

July 21, 2011

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HOPE (Hope Enterprise Corporation/Hope Credit Union) has received a $1.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund to help spur economic growth and recovery in Mississippi and elsewhere across the Mid South. The money from the Community Development Financial Institutions Program also will be used to expand […]

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