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Stcoks Press Release : 31 May 2012

Moody's: Rising Non-Repayment of CMBS Loans Reflect Lending Market Stcoks—31 May 12

Frankfurt am Main, May 31, 2012 -- Seventy-nine percent of the loans securitised in Moody's-rated commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) that matured in Q1 2012 were not repaid by their scheduled maturity date, says Moody's Investors Service in a

Hopson Development Holdings Ltd. Rating Lowered To 'B-' On Weak Liquidity, Remains On CreditWatch Stcoks—31 May 12

- We believe Hopson's liquidity will remain weak due to its weak sales execution and large cash outlays. - In our view, the China-based real estate developer faces heightened refinancing risks on its offshore notes due in November 2012. - We are lowering

Lenovo’s IdeaCentre A720 All-in-One Brings Entertainment and Multi-touch into Home and Stcoks—31 May 12

Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) today launched their latest addition to the IdeaCentre family, the industry’s slimmest 27-inch IdeaCentre A720 All-in-One (AIO) equipped with the new quad-core 3rd Generation Intel Core processors and coupled with

Danish Mortgage Bank DLR Kredit A/S Assigned 'BBB+/A-2' Ratings Stcoks—31 May 12

- DLR Kredit A/S (DLR) is a Danish mortgage bank and specialized mortgage lender. In our view, DLR has an adequate business position, adequate capital and earnings, a moderate risk position, average funding, and adequate liquidity reflecting a

L-T Rating On South Australia Lowered To 'AA+' On Budgetary Pressures, 'A-1+' S-T Rating Affirmed; Stcoks—31 May 12

SYDNEY (Standard & Poor's) May 31, 2012—Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said today that it had lowered its long-term rating to 'AA+' from 'AAA', on the state of South Australia and the state's financing arm, South Australian Government Financing

Moody's assigns definitive ratings to PUMA Masterfund S-11 Stcoks—31 May 12

Sydney, May 31, 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service has assigned the following definitive long-term rating to notes issued by Perpetual Limited as trustee for PUMA Masterfund S-11 (Trust). Issuer: PUMA Masterfund S-11 ....$A99.6M Class A Note, Definitive

Moody's comments on State of South Australia's 2012/13 Budget Stcoks—31 May 12

Moody's Investors Service says that South Australia's 2012/13 (May budget) -- which was released today -- shows a deterioration in the state's financial performance for the upcoming fiscal year and the expectation of further deterioration over the next

Moody's assigns Baa2 to UED's issuer rating, (P)Baa2 to AMTN program Stcoks—31 May 12

Sydney, May 31, 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service has today assigned a Baa2 issuer rating to United Energy Distribution Pty Ltd (UED) and a (P)Baa2 provisional rating to UED's AUD400 million Australian medium term note ("AMTN") program. At the same time,

Rating Action: Moody's assigns definitive rating to BTMU Mortgage Trust 10 (JHF Stcoks—31 May 12

Tokyo, May 31, 2012 -- Moody's SF Japan K.K. has assigned a definitive rating to the BTMU Residential Mortgage Loan Trust Beneficial Interests Series 10 (JHF guarantee) transaction ("Mortgage Beneficial Interests"). The Mortgage Beneficial Interests are

Ratings On Japan Prime Realty Investment Kept On CreditWatch Negative Stcoks—31 May 12

- On March 5, 2012, we placed the ratings on JPR on CreditWatch negative.The rating actions followed JPR's announcement that it planned to acquirethe Otemachi 1-6 Plan (tentative name) land with leasehold interest. - This time, we kept the ratings on JPR

Outlook On Tokyu REIT Revised To Negative; Ratings Affirmed At 'A/A-1' Stcoks—31 May 12

-Amid continued stagnancy in the office leasing market, Tokyu REIT has seen occupancy rates at its properties decline and its profitability measures weaken. Accordingly, we expect that the J-REIT may experience delays in restoring its relatively

Moody's updates Australian mortgage loss model; announces RMBS and mortgage insurer rating reviews; Stcoks—31 May 12

Sydney, May 31, 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service has today released its updated residential mortgage loss model for Australia and at the same time announced reviews for possible downgrade of Australian residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS)

Moody's issues Request for Comment on updated approach to lender's mortgage insurance in Australian Stcoks—31 May 12

Sydney, May 31, 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service has issued a Request for Comment describing proposed changes to its approach to incorporating lender's mortgage insurance (LMI) in its rating of Australian residential mortgage-backed securities

Moody's reviews Australian RMBS tranches for downgrade Stcoks—31 May 12

Sydney, May 31, 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service has placed on review for downgrade 20 tranches from a total of 18 Australian RMBS transactions. The review follows the release of the RMBS MILAN methodology by Moody's, and the rating action taken

CPSS releases report on retail payments innovation Stcoks—31 May 12

May 29th 2012 - In a report published today by the Committee on Payment and Settlement Systems (CPSS), central bankers analyse innovations in retail payments. The report, Innovations in retail payments, first provides an overview of innovative retail

Standard Chartered facilitates first end-to-end automated trade finance Stcoks—31 May 12

Singapore, May 29th 2012 - Standard Chartered Bank today announced that it has facilitated the first end-to-end automated trade finance transaction with the Bank Payment Obligation (BPO) through its Straight2Bank platform. A first in the market, this

Wells Fargo launches Send & Receive Money payments service Stcoks—31 May 12

San Francisco, May 24th 2012 - Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) today announced the launch of Send & Receive Money, a new service that simplifies Wells Fargo customers’ payments to other Wells Fargo and Bank of America customers through online and

MAS reviews requirements for unlisted margined derivatives Stcoks—31 May 12

Singapore, May 28th 2012 - The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has issued a consultation paper on proposed enhancements to the regulatory requirements for unlisted margined derivatives. 2. The proposals aim to address the specific risks posed by

Moody's reviews ratings of Australian mortgage insurers for possible Stcoks—31 May 12

Sydney, May 31, 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service has announced a review of the Australian lenders' mortgage insurance (LMI) sector. Accordingly, Moody's has placed on review for possible downgrade the insurance financial strength ratings (IFSR) of QBE

Moody's: Lower than expected subsidy burden softens blow on margins for Stcoks—31 May 12

Singapore, May 31, 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service today said that results for Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC, Baa1 stable) were in line with its expectations. Although the company's consolidated revenue for the financial year end March

Moody's & CCXI hold fifth annual China conferences Stcoks—31 May 12

Beijing, May 31, 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service and its China affiliate, China Chengxin International Rating Co Ltd (CCXI), hosted their fifth annual conferences in Beijing on 29 May, and in Shanghai today. "We are committed to supporting the

Moody's: Negative outlook for global shipping industry due to oversupply and high oil Stcoks—31 May 12

Milan, May 31, 2012 -- A sustained oversupply of vessels combined with high bunker oil prices will pressure margins in most shipping segments in 2012, says Moody's Investors Service in an Industry Outlook report published today. As a result, Moody's

Moody's updates approach to rating Australian RMBS Stcoks—31 May 12

Sydney, May 31, 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service has today published its updated approach to rating Australian Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities ('RMBS)'. Specifically, Moody's has revised its collateral analysis model, Moody's Individual Loan

Moody's assigns Aa3 to ELM B.V. repack notes; reviews for downgrade Stcoks—31 May 12

Hong Kong, May 31, 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service has assigned a definitive Aa3 rating to the following notes issued pursuant to a Secured Note Programme arranged by UBS Limited. At the same time, Moody's has placed the rating under review for

Moody's downgrades Danish financial institutions, outlooks stable for most banks, negative for Stcoks—31 May 12

London, 30 May 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service has today downgraded the ratings for nine Danish financial institutions and for one foreign subsidiary of a Danish group by one to three notches. The short-term ratings declined by one notch for six of

Moody's downgrades Pohjola Bank, OP-Pohjola Group and Pohjola Insurance Stcoks—31 May 12

London, 30 May 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service has today downgraded Pohjola Bank's debt and deposit ratings to Aa3 from Aa2; confirmed Pohjola Bank's Prime-1 short-term ratings and C- bank financial strength rating (BFSR); and lowered Pohjola Bank's

Moody's Determines No Negative Rating Impact Due to Coriolanus Limited Entry into Master Credit Stcoks—31 May 12

New York, May 30, 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service stated today that entry into a Master Credit Support Agreement between Coriolanus Limited (the "Issuer"), Deutsche Bank AG London Branch (the "Swap Counterparty") and Deutsche Trustee Company Limited

Tokyo Metropolitan Government's Euro-Dollar Bonds Rated 'AA-' Stcoks—31 May 12

TOKYO (Standard & Poor's) May 31, 2012--Standard & Poor's Ratings Servicestoday assigned its 'AA-' debt rating to Tokyo Metropolitan Government's (TMG;AA-/Negative/--) $880 million, 1.750% euro-dollar senior unsecured bonds dueJune 8, 2017. TMG's economy

Moody's downgrades to Baa1 notes issued by Dexia Secured Funding Belgium Stcoks—31 May 12

London, 30 May 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service has today taken the following rating actions on notes issued by Dexia Secured Funding Belgium NV: - The EUR1,714,500,000 Floating Rate Notes due 2058 issued out of Compartment DSFB-I (the "DSFB-I notes");

Moody's: Proposed capital return does not impact Severn Trent's ratings Stcoks—31 May 12

London, 30 May 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service said today that the proposed capital return to shareholders of GBP150 million will have no impact on the ratings of Severn Trent Plc ("Severn Trent") and its subsidiaries. Moody's currently rates Severn

Moody's assigns P-2 to VINCI's CP programme; outlook stable Stcoks—31 May 12

London, 30 May 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service has today assigned a Prime-2 rating to the EUR1.5 billion commercial paper (CP) programme of VINCI S.A. ("VINCI"). The outlook is stable. RATINGS RATIONALE The rating of the CP programme reflects the

Moody's changes ThyssenKrupp's outlook to negative from stable; affirms Baa3 senior unsecured Stcoks—31 May 12

London, 30 May 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service today changed its outlook for ThyssenKrupp AG's (TK) ratings to negative from stable and affirmed its Baa3 senior unsecured rating and P-3 short-term rating. The change in outlook reflects TK's

Moody's assigns (P)B1 rating to ONO's new senior secured notes, positive Stcoks—31 May 12

Madrid, May 30, 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service has today assigned a provisional (P)B1 rating and a loss given default assessment of LGD3 (43%) to the USD300 million worth of senior secured notes due in 2018, to be issued by Nara Cable Funding Limited

Moody's affirms the Aaa ratings on the Massachusetts Water Pollution Abatement Trust's MWRA Stcoks—31 May 12

Moody's affirms the Aaa ratings on the Massachusetts Water Pollution Abatement Trust's MWRA program, SESD program, New Bedford program senior lien, and upgrades to Aaa from Aa3 the rating on the New Bedford program sub lien bonds The outlook on all the

Moody's assigns an A3 rating to California Housing Finance Agency's Residential Mortgage Revenue Stcoks—31 May 12

Issue: California Housing Finance Agency, Residential Mortgage Revenue Bonds (Seperately Secured Article XIV Bonds), 2009 Series A-5; Rating: A3; Sale Amount: $466,115,000; Expected Sale Date: 06-07-2012; Rating Description: Mortgage: Single-Family:

Moody's Downgrades Perris Union High School District, CA's G.O. Rating to A1 from Stcoks—31 May 12

New York, May 30, 2012 -- Moody's Investors Service has downgraded to A1 from Aa3 the rating on Perris Union High School District, CA's $62.1 million outstanding General Obligation debt. The outlook on the long-term rating is negative. RATINGS

Moody's assigns an initial A2 rating to the Centralia City School District 135's (IL) $2.75 million Stcoks—31 May 12

Issue: General Obligation Refunding Bonds, Series 2012; Rating: A2; Sale Amount: $2,750,000; Expected Sale Date: 5-31-12; Rating Description: General Obligation Opinion Moody's Investors Service has assigned an initial A2 rating to Centralia City School

Moody's assigns initial A2 rating to Florida Governmental Utility Authority's $20.1 million Utility Stcoks—31 May 12

Issue: Utility Revenue Bonds (Consolidated Utility System), Series 2012A; Rating: A2; Sale Amount: $19,400,000; Expected Sale Date: 06/15/2012; Rating Description: Revenue: Government Enterprise Issue: Taxable Utility Revenue Bonds (Consolidated Utility

Moody's assigns Aa1 to Idaho Bond Bank Authority's Revenue Bonds, Series Stcoks—31 May 12

Issue: Revenue Bonds, Series 2012B; Rating: Aa1; Sale Amount: $21,250,000; Expected Sale Date: 6-5-2012; Rating Description: Revenue: Pool Opinion Moody's Investors Service has assigned a Aa1 rating to the Idaho Bond Bank Authority Revenue Bonds, Series

S&P Corrects Ratings On AUSTIN Trust's Series BOA 3315 To 'AA-/A-1' And Stcoks—31 May 12

NEW YORK (Standard & Poor's) May 30, 2012--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services corrected its ratings on AUSTIN Trust's variable and inverse certificates series BOA 3315, relating to the University of Houston, Texas' consolidated revenue and refunding

Endo Health Solutions 'BB' Credit Rating Affirmed After Patent Agreement With Watson; Outlook Stcoks—31 May 12

- Endo Health Solutions entered into an agreement with Watson Pharmaceuticals to resolve two patent infringement lawsuits related to Lidoderm. - We are affirming all of our ratings, including the 'BB' corporate credit rating, on Endo. - Our stable

World Bank Increases Transparency through Inaugural Publication of Sanctions Board Stcoks—31 May 12

WASHINGTON, May 30, 2012 - Marking another advance in openness and accountability in its anti-corruption work, the World Bank Group today published for the first time a set of decisions issued by the World Bank Group’s Sanctions Board in cases of

New Initiatives Give Hope to a Carbon Market Facing Challenges Stcoks—31 May 12

COLOGNE, GERMANY, May 30, 2012 – The total value of the carbon market grew by 11 percent in 2011, to $176 billion, and transaction volumes reached a new high of 10.3 billion tons of carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e) according to a new report from

Statement by the IMF Mission to Grenada Stcoks—31 May 12

May 30, 2012 An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission led by Ms. Nita Thacker visited Grenada during May 7–17 for the 2012 Article IV consultation. This consultation is a bilateral discussion which the IMF typically has with its members, once a

Photo Release: Bangkok Bank and Oita Bank support Japanese entrepreneurs in Stcoks—31 May 12

Bangkok Bank President Chartsiri Sophonpanich (right) and Oita Bank President Shoji Himeno (left) signed a cooperative agreement to provide support to Japanese entrepreneurs in Thailand. Bangkok Bank will assist Oita Bank’s business customers