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Stcoks Press Release : 22 Sep 2017

Bermuda-Based Holding Company Sirius International Group#s Subordinated Notes Rated Stcoks—22 Sep 17

LONDON (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 22, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its 'BB+' long-term issue level credit rating to the subordinated notes issued by Sirius International Group Ltd. The rating on the notes is two notches below the

Three Hong Kong Government-Related Entities Downgraded To #AA+# Following Similar Action On Hong Stcoks—22 Sep 17

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 22, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today lowered the long-term corporate credit ratings on the following three Hong Kong government-related entities (GREs) to 'AA+' from 'AAA'. The outlooks are stable. At the same

#ASEAN countries full of opportunity, PwCs SEAC CEO says, Stcoks—22 Sep 17

Businesses in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are looking for ways to drive faster growth and greater productivity as they navigate through increasingly complex challenges and technological advances. The region, which celebrated its

Kowloon-Canton Railway Corp. Ratings Lowered To #AA+# From #AAA# On Hong Kong Sovereign Outlook Stcoks—22 Sep 17

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 22, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today that it had lowered the long-term issuer and issue credit ratings on Kowloon Canton Railway Corp. (KCRC) to 'AA+' from 'AAA'. The outlook is stable. We also affirmed the

The Colonial Mutual Life Assurance Society Ltd. Ratings Affirmed At #A+#; Outlook Stcoks—22 Sep 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 22, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today that it had affirmed its 'A+' financial strength and issuer credit ratings on Australian life insurer The Colonial Mutual Life Assurance Society Ltd. (CMLA). The outlook

China Taiping Insurance Group (HK) Co. Ltd. #BBB+# Rating Affirmed Despite China Sovereign Outlook Stcoks—22 Sep 17

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 22, 2017--S&P Global Ratings affirmed its 'BBB+' long-term and 'A-2' short-term issuer credit ratings on China Taiping Insurance Group (HK) Co. Ltd. (TPGHK) and its subsidiary China Taiping Insurance Holdings

China Reinsurance (Group) Corp. And Subsidiary Ratings Lowered To #A# After Sovereign Outlook Stcoks—22 Sep 17

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 22, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today it lowered the long-term insurer financial strength and issuer credit ratings on China Reinsurance (Group) Corp. (China Re Group) and its core subsidiaries, China

Ratings On Two China Life Insurance Entities Lowered And Placed On CreditWatch Stcoks—22 Sep 17

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 22, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today that it had lowered the long-term insurer financial strength and counterparty credit ratings on China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (China Life) to 'A+' from 'AA-'. We also

Hong Kong Mortgage Corp. Downgraded To #AA+# From #AAA# Following Similar Action On Hong Outlook Stcoks—22 Sep 17

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 22, 2017--S&P Global Ratings Services said today it lowered its long-term issuer credit rating on Hong Kong Mortgage Corp. Ltd. (HKMC) to 'AA+' from 'AAA'. The outlook is stable. At the same time, we affirmed

FirstMac NIM Master Trust Series 2013-1 Securities Rating Removed From CreditWatch Stcoks—22 Sep 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 22, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today affirmed its 'A (sf)' rating on the class A net interest margin (NIM) securities issued by FirstMac Fiduciary Services Pty Ltd. in its capacity as trustee of the FirstMac NIM

Western Bay of Plenty District Council Ratings Raised To #AA/A-1+# On Falling Debt Outlook Stcoks—22 Sep 17

On Sept. 22, 2017, S&P Global Ratings raised its long-term foreign- and local-currency ratings to 'AA' from 'AA-' on Western Bay of Plenty District Council (Western Bay), a New Zealand local government. The short-term rating remains 'A-1+' and the

Kapiti Coast District Council #A+/A-1# Ratings Outlook Remains Stable Stcoks—22 Sep 17

On Sept. 22, 2017, S&P Global Ratings affirmed its 'A+' long-term foreign currency and local currency rating and 'A-1' short-term issuer credit rating on Kapiti Coast District Council, a New Zealand local government. The outlook on the ratings

La Trobe Financial Capital Markets Trust 2017-2 Nonconforming RMBS Assigned Stcoks—22 Sep 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 22, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its ratings to three classes of nonconforming residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) issued by Perpetual Corporate Trust Ltd. as trustee for La Trobe

San Juan Capistrano, CA COP Rating Lowered To #A-# On Insufficient Debt Service Stcoks—22 Sep 17

SAN FRANCISCO (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 21, 2017--S&P Global Ratings lowered its long-term rating to 'A-' from 'A' on San Juan Capistrano, Calif.'s series 2009 certificates of participation (COPs), issued on behalf of the city's water system.

Marina, CA GO Rating Placed On CreditWatch Negative On Lack Of Timely Stcoks—22 Sep 17

SAN FRANCISCO (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 21, 2017--S&P Global Ratings placed its 'A' underlying rating (SPUR) on Marina, Calif.'s general obligation debt on CreditWatch with negative implications. This action follows our repeated attempts to

CYDSA, S.A.B. de C.V.#s Proposed Up To $370 Million Senior Unsecured Notes Rated Stcoks—22 Sep 17

MEXICO CITY (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 21, 2017—S&P Global Ratings today assigned its 'BB' issue-level rating on CYDSA S.A.B. de C.V.'s (CYDSA) proposed up to $370 million (up to about MXN7.123 billion) 144 A / Reg. S up to 10-year senior

Hong Kong Long-Term Rating Lowered To #AA+# From #AAA#; Outlook Stable Stcoks—22 Sep 17

On Sept. 22, 2017, S&P Global Ratings lowered its long-term issuer credit rating on Hong Kong (Special Administrative Region) (SAR) to 'AA+' from 'AAA'. The outlook is stable. At the same time, we affirmed the 'A-1+' short-term issuer credit rating

Charlotte Russe Inc. Downgraded To #CCC-# As Distressed Exchange Becomes More Outlook Stcoks—22 Sep 17

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 21, 2017-- S&P Global Ratings today lowered its corporate credit rating on Charlotte Russe Inc. to 'CCC-' from 'CCC+'. The outlook is negative. At the same time, we lowered the issue-level ratings on the

King County, WA Limited-Tax GO Refunding Bonds Assigned #AAA# Rating Stcoks—22 Sep 17

SAN FRANCISCO (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 21, 2017--S&P Global Ratings assigned its 'AAA' long-term rating to King County, Wash's limited-tax general obligation (GO) series 2017 refunding bonds (payable from sewer revenues). The outlook is stable.

IMF Staff Completes 2017 Article IV Visit to the Republic of Kiribati Stcoks—22 Sep 17

End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily represent the views of the IMF's

IMF Executive Board Concludes the 2017 Article IV Consultation with Stcoks—22 Sep 17

On September 20, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation [1] with France. The recovery is picking up, with real GDP growth projected to reach 1.6 percent this year and 1.8 percent in 2018.

FSB and IMF Report on Progress with G20 Data Gaps Initiative Stcoks—22 Sep 17

The Financial Stability Board (FSB) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) today published the second progress report on the implementation of phase two of the G20 Data Gaps Initiative (DGI-2). The report updates on the work undertaken since September

IMF Staff Completes Mission to Review Progress of Madagascars Economic Stcoks—22 Sep 17

End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily represent the views of the IMF's

United Nations and World Bank leaders call for stronger international efforts to prevent violent Stcoks—22 Sep 17

UNITED NATIONS, September 21, 2017 — United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres and World Bank Group (WBG) President Jim Yong Kim called today for stronger international efforts to prevent violent conflict, taking an inclusive

World Bank Supports Temporarily Displaced Persons in Pakistan Stcoks—22 Sep 17

Washington, September 21, 2017 ? The World Bank today approved $114 million to significantly expand support for families affected by militancy-related violence, improve child healthcare and establish systems for emergency response safety net delivery in