Fitch Affirms Ethiopia at 'B'; Outlook Stable

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] Fitch Affirms Ethiopia at 'B'; Outlook Stable – reuters.com (The following statement was released by the rating agency) PARIS/LONDON, October 09 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed Ethiopia’s Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) at ‘B’. The Outlooks are Stable. The issue ratings on senior unsecured foreign currency bonds have also been […]

RPT-Risking backlash, India's Modi to push power price hikes + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] RPT-Risking backlash, India's Modi to push power price hikes – reuters.com NEW DELHI, Oct 6 (Reuters) – India’s prime minister is to tell states to raise electricity prices in return for access to a financial bailout package, a politically contentious move that risks a backlash from farmers and consumers long used to free or […]

SABMiller points to sales growth as AB InBev weighs bid

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] SABMiller points to sales growth as AB InBev weighs bid – reuters.com LONDON (Reuters) – SABMiller , the brewing giant in talks about a potential takeover by rival Anheuser-Busch InBev , reported improved underlying quarterly sales on Tuesday which it said reflected the strength of its long-term business model. Continue Reading On reuters.com » […]

SABMiller highlights sales growth as AB InBev mulls bid

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] SABMiller highlights sales growth as AB InBev mulls bid – reuters.com LONDON (Reuters) – SABMiller , the brewing giant in talks about a potential takeover by rival Anheuser-Busch InBev , reported a 2 percent rise in second-quarter sales volumes on Tuesday which it said reflected the strength of its long-term business model. Continue Reading […]

MOVES- Temasek Holdings, Horizon Investments, Pramerica, Amundi + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] MOVES- Temasek Holdings, Horizon Investments, Pramerica, Amundi – reuters.com Sept 30 (Reuters) – The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Wednesday. To inform us of other job changes, email moves@thomsonreuters.com. Continue Reading On reuters.com » Fitch Affirms Hastings at 'B+'; Outlook Stable – reuters.com (The following statement was released by the rating […]

Fitch Affirms Italian Region of Lazio at 'BBB'; Outlook Stable + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] Fitch Affirms Italian Region of Lazio at 'BBB'; Outlook Stable – reuters.com (The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON/MILAN/BARCELONA, September 18 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed the Region of Lazio’s Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at ‘BBB’ and its Short-term foreign currency IDR at ‘F3’. The Outlook […]

Russia spent 900 bln roubles from Reserve Fund in Jan-Aug – finance minister + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] Fitch: Limited Rating Impact on Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance from Amlin Acquisition – reuters.com (The following statement was released by the rating agency) HONG KONG/TOKYO, September 09 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings says that Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Company, Limited’s (MSI, Insurer Financial Strength (IFS): A/Stable) ratings will not be affected by the proposed acquisition of Amlin plc […]