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Fitch warns US of sovereign credit rating cut from AAA

Oct 16, 2013

Fitch warns US of sovereign credit rating cut from AAA

Fitch reiterated that the delay in increasing the borrowing capacity of the United States raises questions about the full faith and credit of the United States to honour its obligations. #US #TheySaidIt #Fitch Ratings Ltd. #Standard and Poor's #US sovereign credit rating #US Debt Ceiling #Sovereign credit rating
Rupee fall forces S&P to maintain negative outlook for India

Aug 21, 2013

Rupee fall forces S&P to maintain negative outlook for India

Amid rupee sliding below 64 to a dollar, global agency Standard & Poor's today said it will maintain negative outlook for the country as currency depreciation is adversely impacting investor confidence. #S&P #WhyNow #P. Chidambaram #Moody's #Standard & Poor's #Rupee fall #rupee at 64 #Investors confidence #BBB- sovereign credit ratings
Why Union Budget 2013 will be the most austere in years

Feb 18, 2013

Why Union Budget 2013 will be the most austere in years

FM P Chidambaram is planning to cut the public spending target for fiscal 2013/14 by up to 10 percent from this year's original target, in what would be the most austere budget unveiled in recent history as he tries to avert a sovereign credit downgrade. #P. Chidambaram #Budget2013 #CAD #Austere #Sovereign credit rating
Bans on short-selling serve no purpose; so hug your shorts

Aug 11, 2012

Bans on short-selling serve no purpose; so hug your shorts

A US study reveals that banning short-selling does not arrest price declines, but may in fact worsen the fall. #ChartView #Short selling #US sovereign credit rating
Now, SBI, ICICI and 9 financial institutions face S&P ire

Apr 25, 2012

Now, SBI, ICICI and 9 financial institutions face S&P ire

The outlook revision follows a similar action on the sovereign credit rating on India. #Credit rating #Standard & Poor's AB #NewsTracker #IDBI Bank #Sovereign credit

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Now, SBI, ICICI and 9 financial institutions face S&P ire

Jul 09, 2014

Mike Dolan: Scoping the new subprime as watchdogs cry property 'bubble'

As global watchdogs warn that euphoric financial markets are divorced from economic reality and acting out some reprise of the credit bubble and bust of the past decade, fears of another subprime timebomb are inevitable. But even if you believe anoth...
Now, SBI, ICICI and 9 financial institutions face S&P ire

Jul 03, 2014

S&P: Bank Turbulence Will Not Affect Bulgaria's Debt Rating

Developments in Bulgaria's banking sector will not affect sovereign debt rating of the country, agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) says. The announcement comes after S&P decided to cut the credit rating of Bulgaria by one notch lowering it to BBB- in mid... #Standard & Poor's #Bulgaria #Commercial Bank
Now, SBI, ICICI and 9 financial institutions face S&P ire

Jul 02, 2014

NTMA completes bond swap and buy-back to smooth funding

THE state’s debt management agency completed a bond swap and buy-back aimed at cutting the cost of servicing the national debt. The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) bought just under €1.08bn worth of a 4.6pc 2016 Treasury Bond on an outrigh... #Morgan Stanley #United States Department of the Treasury