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Tag Archives: Credit rating

S&P rates new Greek bonds CCC ( Selective Default maintained) | Insight Europe

S&P maintained SD ratings on Greece instead of springing them back to the appropriate junk rating as they rated the new issue UK Law bonds worth $109.2 bln (53% FV) … Continue reading

March 15, 2012

The EFSF has been downgraded by S&P | Insight Europe

For some reason, S&P did not need any working days to discover if the remaining AAA countries would take affirmative action after German PM Angela Merlkkel mentioned the downgrade may … Continue reading

January 16, 2012 · 1 Comment

S&P Ratings playoffs – France downgraded, Luxembourg and Netherlands retain AAA | Insight Europe

S&P ratings came through late on Friday, a full day laden of expectations belying the small rally for the Euro from the 16 month low on Wednesday and Thursday as … Continue reading

January 14, 2012

Here comes la rabaisser, el rebajar, the downgrade | Insight Europe

The Euro zone news that yet moves everyone is here with France losing its AAA status and the formal announcement expected by the Financial markets with alacrity. France will join … Continue reading

January 13, 2012 · 2 Comments

European bank downgrades by the score | Advantage zyaada

We get another opportunity to offer breaking news on the net as the European Sovereign Debt crisis, about to retire for this weekend after $40 bln in liquidity support by … Continue reading

October 7, 2011

Bank of America loses more Ayes

Moody’s just downgraded America’s heritage bank from the A levels to the highest its long term debt the BAA1 rating. That’s down two notches from A2 as the gaping … Continue reading

September 21, 2011

A downgrade for US even as Moody's postpones the inevitable

S&P downgraded long term US debt to AA+ even as it maintained A1+ rating on short term instruments. The downgrade is headlined “On Political Risks and Rising Debt Burden” and … Continue reading

August 6, 2011

Debt Deal: Now that we are not constrained by our AAA rating..

There are a couple of good things that come out of this..and then there is Krugman, the Tea Party Caucus and the Republican House, and you can be excused for … Continue reading

August 2, 2011

S&P gets ahead of the curve | Advantage Europe

While we are staying with the non index products of S&P, it is well nigh clear to all the credit ratings’ detractors that the three S&P, Moody’s and more are … Continue reading

March 29, 2011