TITLE

NEW YORK The Russian Connection

AUTHOR(S)
Phillips, Ted
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;9/28/2009, Vol. 369 Issue 33190, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to business enterprises in the U.S. in 2009. Forest City Ratner Cos. revealed that a Russian firm would make a 200 million U.S. dollars investment in the Nets basketball team and Atlantic Yards project. Onexim Group planned to purchase an 80% stake in the Nets franchise of the National Basketball Association. The Empire State Development Corp. planned to issue a tax-exempt bonds of 700 million U.S. dollars to fund an arena on the 22-acre site.
ACCESSION #
44572684

 

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