national debt

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the debt of the national government (as distinguished from the debts of individuals and businesses and political subdivisions)

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Like personal debt, public debt is contracted over a period time and pays interest, and as in individual cases, the less credit worthy the borrower is the higher the interest he has to pay to compensate the lender for the increased risk he is taking.
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The surface transportation debt that Fitch rates takes the form of grant anticipation and revenue vehicle (GARVEE) bonds, state and local gas tax and other DOT service fee-backed bonds, sales and other tax-supported transit system debt, public authority toll revenue bonds, and privately issued concession debt.
Michael previously worked at Alpstar Capital as a Portfolio Manager responsible for managing two CLOs, credit funds and separately managed accounts on behalf of investors and has a wealth of experience managing and trading assets across the capital structure including senior secured loans, high yield bonds, CDS, mezzanine, distressed debt, public and private equity.
Darling plans to finance the transaction through a combination of bank debt, public debt and equity, and expects this purchase, excluding one-time charges, before synergies, and pro forma for financing to be immediately accretive to earnings per share.
Strategies include privately negotiated mezzanine debt, public credit, including loans and bonds, direct lending, and growth equity.