Fitch Ratings has downgraded Russia’s Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) to ‘BBB-‘ from ‘BBB’. The issue ratings on Russia’s senior unsecured foreign and local currency bonds have also been downgraded to ‘BBB-‘ from ‘BBB’. The Outlooks on the Long-term IDRs are Negative. The Country Ceiling has been lowered to ‘BBB-‘from ‘BBB’. The Short-term foreign currency IDR has been affirmed at ‘F3’.
Frankfurt am Main, January 24, 2014
Moody’s Investors Service has today affirmed France’s Aa1 government bond rating. The outlook remains negative.
Standard & Poor’s, 9 July 2013
- We have lowered our unsolicited long-term sovereign credit rating onItaly to ‘BBB’ from ‘BBB+’.
- The rating action reflects our view of the effects of further weakening growth on Italy’s economic structure and resilience, and its impairedmonetary transmission mechanism.
- The outlook on the long-term rating is negative.