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Urban Futures, Inc. Performs Infrastructure Finance Districts Feasibility Study

Urban Futures Inc. (UFI) has completed an Infrastructure Financing District (IFD) Feasibility Study for the City of Menifee, allowing the City to make informed decisions when determining its next move in this post-redevelopment era. With the passage of SB 628, the State legislature has indicated a willingness to empower local governments to invest in their […]

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S&P ratings accurate, according to Municipal Market Advisors

Municipal Market Advisors (MMA) has released data that suggests Standard & Poor’s (S&P) ratings, while generally higher than Moody’s and Fitch, are not inaccurate. This data speaks to the growing concern over S&P’s new methodology implemented last year when calculating ratings. The data suggests that while S&P ratings have been higher, they are not inaccurate […]

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Changes in ‘Liquidity’ rules could impact local government

Next month, regulators at the Federal Reserve, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and Office of the Comptroller of the Currency will meet to finalize rules that will likely impact state and local governments. During the 2008 financial crisis, markets froze due to a lack of liquid assets. In an effort to safeguard against that, regulators are […]

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