Commonwealth of Massachusetts Bond Programs, Securities, and Ratings

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General Obligation Bonds

 

Secured by the full faith and credit of the Commonwealth Aa1 AA AA+ NA

Special Obligation Bonds (CTF)

 

Secured with a pledge of receipts credited to the Commonwealth Transportation Fund (gas tax receipts and Registry of Motor Vehicle fees) Aa1 AA+ NA AAA

Special Obligation Bonds (Convention Center)

 

Secured with a pledge of receipts credited to the Convention Center Fund (hotel occupancy tax receipts, vehicle rental surcharge fees and a portion of sales tax receipts) A1 BBB+ NA NA

Special Obligation Bonds (Gas Tax)

 

Secured with a pledge of receipts credited to the Commonwealth Infrastructure Fund (gas tax receipts) Aa1 AA+ AA+ NA

Federal Grant Anticipation Notes (GANs)

 

Secured by a pledge of federal highway construction reimbursements with additional credit support from the Commonwealth Transportation Fund Aa2 AAA NA NA

Short Term Obligation Notes

 

Secured by the full faith and credit of the Commonwealth MIG1 SP1+ F1+ NA

2021

$310,000,000* General Obligation Refunding Bonds, 2021 Series B


Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$168,000,000* Commonwealth Transportation Fund Revenue Bonds (Rail Enhancement Program) 2021 Series A (Sustainability Bonds), $232,000,000* Commonwealth Transportation Fund Revenue Bonds 2021 Series B, $320,000,000* Commonwealth Transportation Fund Revenue Refunding Bonds 2021 Series A

 

Moody's (PDF) | Moody's Credit Opinion (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

Kroll (PDF)

 

$200,000,000 General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2021 Series A, $400,000,000 General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2021 Series B

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF) | Moody's Credit Opinion

S&P (PDF)

 

2020

$500,000,000 General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2020 Series E, $417,655,000 General Obligation Refunding Bonds 2020 Series D, and $444,090,000 General Obligation Refunding Bonds 2020 Series E (Federally Taxable)

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF) | Moody's Credit Opinion

S&P (PDF)

 

$177,180,000 General Obligation Refunding Bonds 2020 Series A (Multi-Modal Bonds)


Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$775,000,000 General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2020 Series D, $170,565,000 General Obligation Refunding Bonds 2020 Series B and $456,655,000 General Obligation Refunding Bonds 2020 Series C (Federally Taxable)


Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$685,000,000 General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2020 Series A, Series B & Series C

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

Revised Outlook to Negative from Stable for 2004 Special Obligation Dedicated Tax Revenue Bonds and 2005 Special Obligation Dedicated Tax Revenue Refunding Bonds

 

S&P (PDF)

 

2019 

$53,500,000 2019 Series A Federal Highway Grant Anticipation Notes (Accelerated Bridge Program)


Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$200,000,000 2019 Series A Commonwealth Transportation Fund Revenue Bonds (Rail Enhancement & Accelerated Bridge Programs)

 

Kroll (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$1.4 Billion 2019 General Obligation Revenue Anticipation Notes Series A, B & C

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

Moody's Credit Opinion: Update to Credit Analysis

 

Commonwealth of Massachusetts Update to Credit Analysis - Moody's (PDF)

 

$400,000,000 General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2019, Series H (Federally Taxable)

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$858,435,000 General Obligation (G.O.) Refunding Bonds 2019 Series D (Federally Taxable), $189,415,000 G.O. Refunding Bonds 2019 Series E and $425,000,000 G.O. Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2019 Series G

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$196,000,000 General Obligation Refunding Bonds 2019 Series C

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$700,000,000 General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2019 Series C, Series D, Series E & Series F

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$77,945,000 General Obligation Refunding Bonds 2019 Series B (Delayed Delivery)

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$550,000,000 G.O. Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2019 Series A, $50,000,000 G.O. Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2019 Series B (Federally Taxable), and $318,320,000 G.O. Refunding Bonds 2019 Series A

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

2018

$1.5 Billion 2018 General Obligation Revenue Anticipation Notes Series A, B & C - 2018 RANS Series A, B & C

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$726,310,000 General Obligation Bonds Series E and C (Refunding) - 2018 E & C (Refunding)

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$225,000,000 2018 Series A Commonwealth Transportation Fund Revenue Bonds (Rail Enhancement & Accelerated Bridge Programs) 2018 A CTF Report

 

Kroll (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

Moody's Issuer In-Depth 2018 Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Moody's (PDF)

$346,370,000 General Obligation Refunding Bonds 2018 Series B

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$525,000 General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2018 Series C and Series D

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$600,000,000 General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2018 Series A and Series B

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

2017

2017A $142.68M Federal Highway GANs (Accelerated Bridge Program)

 

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

2017A $350M CTF Revenue Bonds (Rail Enhancement & Accelerated Bridge Programs); $151.255M CTF Refunding Revenue Bonds

 

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$300,000,000 General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2017 Series E; $300,000,000 General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2017 Series F; $215,245,000 General Obligation Refunding Bonds 2017 Series E

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$100,000,000 General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan 2017 Series C; $400,000,000 General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2017 Series D; $284,850,000 General Obligation Refunding Bonds 2017 Series D

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$400,000,000 GO Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2017 Series A, $100,000,000 GO Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2017 Series B (Green Bonds), and $277,595,000 GO Refunding Bonds of 2017 Series C

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$100,000,000 GO Refunding Bonds (SIFMA Index Bonds) 2017 Series A and $88,490,000 GO Refunding Bonds (SIFMA Index Bonds) 2017 Series B

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

2016

$150,000,000 GO Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2016 Series H, $150,000,000 GO Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2016 Series I, and $300,000,000 GO Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2016 Series J

 

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$834,545,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2016 Series G and 2016 Refunding Series C Bonds

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$136,565,000 CTF Revenue Bonds (Rail Enhancement & Accelerated Bridge Program) 2016 Series A and $104,220,000 CTF Revenue Refunding Bonds 2016 Series A

 

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$1,500,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. Revenue Anticipation Notes 2016 Series A, B & C

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$125,410,000 Federal Highway Grant Anticipation Notes (Accelerated Bridge Program) 2016 Series A

 

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$700,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2016 Series F ("Green Bonds") and 2016 Refunding Series B Bonds

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$500,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2016 Series D and E

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$1,100,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2016 Series A and 2016 Refunding Series A

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

2015

$550,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2015 Series D and E

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$450,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts Transportation Fund Revenue Bonds (Rail Enhancement Program) 2015 Series A

 

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$1,200,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. Revenue Anticipation Notes 2015 Series A, B & C

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$951,705,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2015 Series C and Refunding Bonds 2015 Series A

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$550,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2015 Series A & Consolidated Loan of 2015 Series B (Federally Taxable)

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$510,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. MassDirect Notes, FY14 Series 10-15, FY15 Series 1-10

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

2014

$202,895,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. (SIFMA Index Bonds) 2014 Refunding Series D & E

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$330,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts Federal Highway Grant Anticipation Notes (Accelerated Bridge Program) 2014 Series A

 

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$100,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts Transportation Fund Revenue Bonds (Accelerated Bridge Program) 2014 Series A

 

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$700,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2014 Series F & Consolidated Loan of 2014 Series G (Federally Taxable)

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$350,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2014 Series E (Green Bonds) & $329,600,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. Ref. Bonds 2014 Series C

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$400,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2014 Series D

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$450,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2014 Series C

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$200,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2014 Series B (Federally Taxable)

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$250,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts GO MassDirect Notes℠

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

2013

$362,960,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts Transportation Fund Revenue Bonds (Accelerated Bridge Program) 2013 Series A

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$287,865,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts Federal Highway Grant Anticipation Notes (Accelerated Bridge Program) 2013 Series A

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)
 

$800,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. Revenue Anticipation Notes $200,000,000 Series A, $300,000,000, Series B, and $300,000,000 Series C

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$100,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2013 Series C & $100,000,000 Series D (Green Bonds) & $469,045,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts G.O. Ref. Bonds 2013 Series B

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$450,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2013 Series A and $75,000,000 Series B (Federally Taxable)

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$230,540,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts General Obligation Refunding Bonds (SIFMA Index Bonds) 2013 Series A

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

2012

$325,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts General Obligation Consolidated Loan of 2012, Series D

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$1,200,000,000 General Obligation Revenue Anticipation Notes $600,000,000 2012 Series A, $600,000,000 2012 Series B -September 27, 2012

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$400,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2012, Series C - September 25, 2012

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$350,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2012, Series B - May 22, 2012

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$419,260,000 Commonwealth Transportation Fund Revenue Bonds (Accelerated Bridge Program) 2012 Series A - May 8, 2012

 

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$171,145,000 General Obligation Refunding Bonds (SIFMA Index Bonds) 2012 Series A and $291,705,000 General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2012, Series A (SIFMA Index Bonds) - January 18, 2012

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

2011

$400,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2011, Series E - December 20, 2011

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$600,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts General Obligation Revenue Anticipation Notes 2011 Series A and $600,000,000 Commonwealth of Massachusetts General Obligation Revenue Anticipation Notes 2011 Series B - November 15, 2011

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$500,525,000 General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2011, Series D - September 21, 2011

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$469,635,000 General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2011, Series B, Series C (BuildMassBonds) - May 24, 2011

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$80,005,000 General Obligation Refunding Bonds 2011 Series B and $360,000,000 General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2011 Series A - March 23, 2011

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$146,280,000 General Obligation Refunding Bonds (SIFMA Index Bonds) 2011 Series A - February 9, 2011

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

2010

$350 million General Obligation Bonds, Consolidated Loan of 2010 Series E (Federally Taxable - Build America Bonds - Direct Pay to Issuer) - November 23, 2010

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

358,000,000 General Obligation Bonds, Consolidated Loan of 2010 Series D (Federally Taxable - Build America Bonds - Direct Pay to Issuer) - August 18, 2010

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

1,200,000,000 General Obligation Revenue Anticipation Notes, 2010 Series A, B & C - August 2010

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$120,390,000 General Obligation Refunding Bonds, 2010 Series B & $165,595,000 General Obligation Bonds Consolidated Loan of 2010, Series C - July 23, 2010

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$250 million General Obligation Bonds, Series 2010 B - June 2010

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$450 Million General Obligation Bonds, Series 2010 A (BABs) - May 2010

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$538.86 Million G.O. Refunding Bonds, Series 2010 A (SIFMA Index Bonds) - March 2010

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

2009

$956.45 Million General Obligation Bonds, Series 2009 E (BABs) - December 2009

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$1.2 Billion G.O. Revenue Anticipation Notes, Series 2009 A, B & C - September 2009

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$699.87 Million G.O. Bonds, Series 2009 B, C & D (Taxable) - May 2009

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$525 Million G.O. Bonds, Series 2009 A - February 2009

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

2008

$325 Million G.O. Bond Anticipation Notes, Series 2009 A - December 2008

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$544.29 Million G.O. Refunding Bonds, 2008 Series A - November 2008

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$750 Million G.O. Revenue Anticipation Notes, Series 2009 B & C - October 2008

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)

 

$652.79 Million G.O. Bonds, Series 2008 A - September 2008

 

Fitch (PDF)

Moody's (PDF)

S&P (PDF)