CHICAGO -- Forty-six firms will vie for underwriting spots on an upcoming $937 million revenue bond issue to finance an expansion of the McCormick Place convention center in Chicago, according to the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority.

The firms submitted responses to the authority's request for qualifications for underwriting services by the 3:00 p.m., central daylight time, deadline on Friday.

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