Monday 22 January 2018
 
»
Tag
 
»
S&P Global ratings

S&P affirms stable outlook for Abu Dhabi

S&P Global Ratings has affirmed its 'AA' long-term and 'A-1+' short term foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings on the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, a member of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The outlook is stable.

More…

GCC banks to see improved financial stability

Banks in the GCC are expected to see improved financial stability in the year ahead, said S&P Global Ratings in a new report. Barring unforeseen events, 2018 will mark the stabilization of the financial profiles and performanc

More…

Global sukuk issuance up 45pc in 2017

Sukuk issuance in 2017 increased by 45.3 per cent, reaching $97.9 billion, up from $67.4 billion in 2016, underpinned primarily by the jumbo issuances of some GCC countries, said  S&P Global Ratings in a new report. "

More…

S&P Global Ratings names ME regional head

S&P Global Ratings, a leading provider of credit ratings, has announced the appointment of Hadi Melki as managing director and regional head for its Middle East business. Melki joins S&P Global Ratings from Thomson Reuters

More…

Oil price to average at $55 in 2018: S&P

S&P Global Ratings has raised its price assumptions for Brent crude oil to $55 for 2018, while West Texas Intermediate (WTI) and Henry Hub natural gas assumptions remain unchanged for 2018 and 2019. In an article titled "

More…

Saudi gets top currency credit ratings, stable outlook

S&P Global Ratings has affirmed its 'A-/A-2' unsolicited long- and short-term foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings on Saudi Arabia with a stable outlook.   The ratings are based on expe

More…

S&P Global Ratings begins Saudi operations

S&P Global Ratings today announced the expansion of its operations in the Middle East with the opening of a branch in Saudi Arabia's capital, Riyadh.    Having received its final license from Saudi A

More…

External debt ‘makes Qatari banks more vulnerable’

The sharp increase in the external debt of banks in Qatar has raised their vulnerability to the risk of a shift in investor sentiment or change in global liquidity conditions, S&P Global Ratings said. Some of the leading Qatar

More…

S&P launches new green evaluation service

S&P Global Ratings has announced the launch of its Green Evaluation service, a comprehensive approach to measuring sustainability at the asset level. Green Evaluations, which are separate from traditional credit ratings, can b

More…

UAE real estate sector to face another tough year

With the fallout from low oil prices and continued currency woes, it is no surprise that 2016 was a tough year for the UAE's real estate market, according to leading ratings agency S&P. Dubai's residential prices dropp

More…
 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

calendarCalendar of Events

Ads