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Stcoks Press Release : 28 Sep 2009

TRIS Rating Assigns New Subordinated Debenture Rating of “TMB” at Stcoks—28 Sep 09

TRIS Rating Co., Ltd. has assigned a rating of “A” to the proposed issue of up to Bt10,000 million in subordinated debentures of TMB Bank PLC (TMB). At the same time, TRIS Rating has affirmed the company rating of TMB at “A+” and

WD OPENS ITS FIRST CONCEPT SHOP IN THAILAND Stcoks—28 Sep 09

WD (NYSE:WDC), the world’s leader in external storage solutions, recently opened its first Concept Shop at Pantip Plaza, the biggest IT mall in Bangkok, to showcase WD Branded Products as well as home entertainment solutions. The formal opening

Thailand’s Economic Projections for 2009 and 2010 (As of September Stcoks—28 Sep 09

The Fiscal Policy Office (FPO), Ministry of Finance, announced that the Thai economy for 2009 is forecasted to contract at -3.0 percent per year. Despite the sharp contraction during the first half of the year, it is projected that the Thai economy would

One Payment Suspension This Week Brings The 2009 Global Corporate Default Tally To 216, Article Stcoks—28 Sep 09

One global corporate issuer defaulted this week, bringing the 2009 year-to-date tally to 216 issuers--nearly 4x the 62 defaults at this time in 2008, said an article published today by Standard & Poor's. This week's defaulter was based in Japan, bringing

New Japanese Government Faces Hurdles Despite GDP Recovery Stcoks—28 Sep 09

Japan's revision of its second quarter (April 1 to June 30, 2009) real GDP growth to 2.3% from a first estimate of 3.7% on an annualized basis (0.6% from 0.9% against the previous quarter) indicates a much weaker rebound of its economy than originally

Moody's says Asian oil refining & marketing outlook still negative Stcoks—28 Sep 09

Moody's Investors Service maintains its negative outlook for the refining and marketing ("R&M") industry in Asia Pacific over the next 12-18 months. The negative view matches Moody's outlook for the sector elsewhere in the world. "We see business

Speculative-Grade Composite Spread Tightens 4 Basis Points To 735 Basis Stcoks—28 Sep 09

Standard & Poor's speculative-grade composite spread tightened 4 basis points (bps) yesterday to 735 bps, while its investment-grade counterpart remained unchanged at 231 bps. By rating, the 'AA' spread widened 2 bps to 156 bps; 'A' widened one basis

Pueblo Board of Water Works, CO Revenue Bond SPUR Raised To 'AA-' On Good Coverage And Strong Stcoks—28 Sep 09

Standard & Poor's Ratings Services raised its underlying rating (SPUR) to 'AA-' from 'A+' on the Pueblo Board of Water Works, Colo.'s outstanding water revenue bonds. In addition, Standard & Poor's assigned its 'AA-' rating to the board's series 2009A

Downgrade Potential Declines Slightly To 921 Issuers Globally, Article Stcoks—28 Sep 09

The number of global issuers poised for downgrades declined slightly this month, to 921 from 955 in August, largely as a result of materialized downgrades with assignments of stable outlooks. This reduction comes after record highs were reached nearly