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Coronavirus Outbreak: Multi-notch sovereign ratings downgrade likely in 2020 due to sharp fall in oil prices, says Fitch
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Multi-notch sovereign ratings downgrade likely in 2020 due to sharp fall in oil prices, says Fitch

Fitch said the most common rating category from which multi-notch downgrades have occurred is 'B', confirming weaker sovereigns are more prone to crises.

S&P retains India's rating at 'BBB-' with stable outlook; says country's fiscal position remains precarious
Business

S&P retains India's rating at 'BBB-' with stable outlook; says country's fiscal position remains precarious

Global agency Standard and Poor's on Thursday retained India's sovereign ratings at 'BBB-' with stable outlook, saying the country's GDP is likely to gradually recover towards longer-term trend rates over the next two to three years

Financial sector honchos hail Moody's sovereign rating upgrade for India
Business

Financial sector honchos hail Moody's sovereign rating upgrade for India

Moody's Investors Service on Friday raised India's sovereign rating for the first time in 13 years, saying growth prospects have improved with continued progress on economic and institutional reforms.

Bank stocks surge up to 6% as Moody's ups India sovereign credit rating to Baa2
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Bank stocks surge up to 6% as Moody's ups India sovereign credit rating to Baa2

Moody’s Investors Service on Friday upgraded India's sovereign credit rating by a notch to 'Baa2' with a stable outlook citing improved growth prospects driven by economic and institutional reforms.

Moody's rating upgrade certifies reforms are in right direction: Sebi chairman Ajay Tyagi
Business

Moody's rating upgrade certifies reforms are in right direction: Sebi chairman Ajay Tyagi

New York-based Moody's on Friday upgraded the sovereign credit ratings by a notch to 'Baa2' with a stable outlook citing improved growth prospects driven by economic and institutional reforms.

Moody’s India sovereign rating upgrade: Old foe has turned friend for Narendra Modi government
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Moody’s India sovereign rating upgrade: Old foe has turned friend for Narendra Modi government

For now, the Moody’s rating upgrade is big boost for India. The Modi government deserves credit for the reform work it has done, particularly the launch of the GST and reforms in archaic bankruptcy laws.

Moody's affirms India's rating, says upgrade after reform measures produce results
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Moody's affirms India's rating, says upgrade after reform measures produce results

Moody's becomes the second ratings agency after Standard & Poor's to decline an upgrade to India's ratings despite government lobbying

Moody's expects India's growth to top 7.7% this fiscal
Business

Moody's expects India's growth to top 7.7% this fiscal

Moody's saw India's credit rating materialising in the medium term based on reforms

 Lower crude prices to boost Asia-Pacific sovereigns, says Moody's
Business

Lower crude prices to boost Asia-Pacific sovereigns, says Moody's

Moody's said lower global crude oil prices since June last will benefit most Asia-Pacific sovereigns, including India, as the region is a net oil importer.

Continued inflation could limit India's growth prospects: Moody's
Economy

Continued inflation could limit India's growth prospects: Moody's

Moody's also said the supply response to inflation has been weak and the government-directed food distribution system has made worse the food supply constraints.<br />

Why Chidambaram doesn't yet deserve an upgrade
Economy

Why Chidambaram doesn't yet deserve an upgrade

The FM wants the country upgraded, when the economic turnaround is far from real. The turnaround achieved is too little and aided largely by commodity price falls