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Stcoks Press Release : 29 Oct 2015

SCG reports operating results for Q3 and the first 9 months of 2015 Stcoks—29 Oct 15

The company pursues its HVA products development strategy by developing eldercare solutions and rebrands "Tra Chang Brand" to "SCG"to achieve sustainable business growth in ASEAN SCG reports Q3/2015 operating results showing an increased profit from

Kapiti Coast District Council Ratings Affirmed At #A+/A-1#, Outlook Remains Stable Stcoks—29 Oct 15

Standard & Poor's--29 Oct--Standard & Poor's
RATING ACTION

On Oct. 29, 2015, Standard & Poor's Ratings Services affirmed its 'A+'long-term foreign currency and local currency and 'A-1' short-term issuercredit ratings on Kapiti Coast District Council, a New Zealand localgovernment. The outlook on the ratings remains stable.

RATIONALE

The ratings affirmation on Kapiti Coast District Council (KCDC) reflectsStandard & Poor's opinion of the extremely predictable and supportiveinstitutional framework within New Zealand, the council's strong liquidity andstrong financial management, and very low contingent liabilities. Moderatingthese strengths are KCDC's very heavy debt burden, weak budgetary performanceand an average economy.

We perceive the institutional framework within which New Zealand localgovernments operate as being one of the strongest and most predictableglobally. The New Zealand local government system promotes a strong managementculture and fiscal discipline among New Zealand councils. This provides asource of credit strength that allows KCDC to support higher debt burdens thansome of its international peers.

We view the council's financial management as strong. The national frameworksets international best practices for its local governments. Despite KCDC'srelatively small size compared to other

Fertilizer Producer Israel Chemicals Outlook Revised To Negative On Potentially Weak Credit #BBB# Stcoks—29 Oct 15

FRANKFURT (Standard & Poor's) Oct. 29, 2015--Standard & Poor's RatingsServices said today that it had revised its outlook on fertilizer producerIsrael Chemicals Ltd. (ICL) to negative from stable. The 'BBB' long-termcorporate credit rating on ICL

Russian Standard Bank Upgraded To #CCC+# On Completed Debt Res Outlook Subordinated Debt Cut To Stcoks—29 Oct 15

MOSCOW (Standard & Poor's) Oct. 29, 2015--Standard & Poor's Ratings Servicessaid today that it had raised its long-term counterparty credit rating onRussian Standard Bank JSC to 'CCC+' from 'CCC-' and affirmed the 'C'short-term counterparty

French Transport Authority SMTC Grenoble #A+/A-1# Ratings Outlook Remains Stcoks—29 Oct 15

PARIS (Standard & Poor's) Oct. 29, 2015--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said today that it had affirmed its 'A+/A-1' long- and short-term issuer credit ratings on the French transportation authority SMTC Grenoble. The outlook remains stable.

China Foreign Exchange Trade System and Deutsche B?rse sign cooperation Stcoks—29 Oct 15

China Foreign Exchange Trade System (CFETS) and Deutsche Börse today entered into a strategic cooperation agreement to connect the respective markets and foster product innovation. The cooperation agreement was signed by Sun Jie, Executive Vice

Mizuho, Nordea and UniCredit join R3 distributed ledger initiative Stcoks—29 Oct 15

Financial innovation firm R3 today announced that three additional major banks have joined its consortium to design and apply distributed ledger technologies to global financial markets. Interest in the initiative amongst the international banking

Australia and New Zealand Bank (China) Co. Ltd. #A+/A-1# And #cnAAA/cnA-1+# Ratings Outlook Stcoks—29 Oct 15

HONG KONG (Standard & Poor's) Oct. 29, 2015--Standard & Poor's RatingsServices today said it has affirmed its 'A+' long-term issuer credit rating onAustralia and New Zealand Bank (China) Co. Ltd. (ANZ China). The outlook isstable. At the same

Fund Credit Quality Rating On BT Wholesale Enhanced Cash Fund Withdrawn Stcoks—29 Oct 15

MELBOURNE (Standard & Poor's) Oct. 29, 2015Standard & Poor's Ratings Services today said that it has withdrawn its fund credit quality rating on the BT Wholesale Enhanced Cash Fund. The rating is being withdrawn at the request of the manager, BT

Japan Housing Finance Agency#s ?179.9 Billion Series 102 Structured Issuance Assigned #AAA (sf)# Stcoks—29 Oct 15

TOKYO (Standard & Poor's) Oct. 29, 2015--Standard & Poor's Ratings Servicestoday said that it has assigned its 'AAA (sf)' rating to Japan Housing FinanceAgency's (JHF) ¥179.9 billion series 102 fixed-rate residentialmortgage-secured

Hitachi Capital Insurance Rating Placed On CreditWatch Negative Following CreditWatch Placement On Stcoks—29 Oct 15

TOKYO (Standard & Poor's) Oct. 29, 2015--Standard & Poor's Ratings Servicestoday said it has placed its 'A-' insurer financial strength rating on HitachiCapital Insurance Corp. (HCI) on CreditWatch with negative implications. Thisfollows our

Ratings On MLC Lowered To #A+/Negative# On Life Insurance NWMH Ratings Affirmed But Outlook Stcoks—29 Oct 15

MELBOURNE (Standard & Poor's) Oct. 29, 2015--Standard & Poor's RatingsServices today lowered its financial strength and issuer credit ratings onAustralian life insurer MLC Ltd. to 'A+' from 'AA-'. At the same time weaffirmed the 'A+/A-1' rating

Outlook On ORIX Life Revised Downward To Negative Following Outlook Revision On Ratings Affirmed Stcoks—29 Oct 15

TOKYO (Standard & Poor's) Oct. 29, 2015--Standard & Poor's Ratings Servicestoday said that it has revised to negative from stable its outlook onJapan-based ORIX Life Insurance Corp. (ORIX Life). At the same time, weaffirmed our 'A-' long-term

KSAM launches the KF-CINCOME to highlight opportunities to harness returns from global Stcoks—29 Oct 15

Krungsri Asset Management Co., Ltd. (KSAM) is offering subscription to the Krungsri Collective Global Income Fund (KF-CINCOME) as a unique channel to access the global market's various investment assets. The fund is suited to non-retail investors and

ตลาดทุนในเอเชียเห็นความสำคัญ พร้อมนำหลักการกำกับดูแลกิจการฉบับปรับปรุงใหม่โดย G20/OECD Stcoks—29 Oct 15

องค์การเพื่อความร่วมมือทางเศรษฐกิจและการพัฒนา (The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development: OECD) เปิดตัว "หลักการกำกับดูแลกิจการที่ดี (Corporate Governance)

New G20/OECD Principles of Corporate Governance to promote trust and improve the functioning of Stcoks—29 Oct 15

As part of continuing efforts to support market confidence and business integrity, the OECD has launched in Asia a new set of corporate governance principles that were endorsed at the G20 Finance Ministers meeting in September 2015. The G20/OECD

EXIM Thailand Improves SEZ Investment Loans with Lower Interest Rates and Additional Short-Term Stcoks—29 Oct 15

Mr. Kematat Saicheur, EXIM Thailand's Acting President, revealed that during his visits to various provincial chambers of commerce and local entrepreneurs, many entrepreneurs have indicated an interest in the Bank's Financing Facility for Investment

Fitch Revised DTACs Outlook to Affirms at BBB Stcoks—29 Oct 15

Fitch Ratings has revised Total Access Communication Public Company Limited's (DTAC) Outlook to Stable from Positive. The agency has also affirmed DTAC's Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) and Long-Term Local Currency IDR at 'BBB',

Fitch Affirms Advanced Wireless Networks Ratings at AA+(tha) Stcoks—29 Oct 15

Fitch Ratings has affirmed Advanced Wireless Network Company Limited's (AWN) National Long-Term rating at 'AA+(tha)' with Stable Outlook, National Short-Term rating at 'F1+(tha)', and National senior unsecured rating at 'AA+(tha)'. KEY RATING

Fitch Affirms Advanced Info Service at BBB+/AA+(tha) Stcoks—29 Oct 15

Fitch Ratings has affirmed Thailand-based telecommunications company Advanced Info Service Public Company Limited's (AIS) Long-Term Foreign- and Local-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) at 'BBB+', with Stable Outlook. The agency has also affirmed its

Taxpayers should brace for compliance reviews as revenue falls Stcoks—29 Oct 15

Thai taxpayers should prepare to face a stricter compliance reviews as falling tax revenues increase pressure on the government to take action, PwC Thailand says. Authorities may consider more severe audits as tax collections drop due to an economic

Lao PDR Environment Improves to Help Business Stcoks—29 Oct 15

A new World Bank Group report finds that Lao PDR has continued to improve its business environment over the past year. Among 189 economies, it is now ranked 134. For the 10th consecutive year, Singapore ranks number one in the world on the World Bank

Kosovo Works with the World Bank on an ICT Perspective for Young Women in Rural Stcoks—29 Oct 15

The Government of the Republic of Kosovo and the World Bank are working to include more women in the digital economy. By catalyzing funding for a "green jobs" pilot project, both institutions seek to develop Kosovo's digital economy, including by

Doing Business 2016 Report Ranks Kosovo 66 out of 189 Stcoks—29 Oct 15

The World Bank Group's latest Doing Business report recognizes Kosovo's continued efforts to improve the regulatory climate for local businesses, although the pace of reforms has slowed. Doing Business 2016: Measuring Regulatory Quality and Efficiency

Ukraine Continues to Improve its Business Climate, But More Needs to Be Done, Says Latest Doing Stcoks—29 Oct 15

A new World Bank Group report finds that, despite a challenging macroeconomic and political environment, Ukraine has continued to improve the regulatory framework for entrepreneurs over the past year. Factoring in this year's report expansion of several

Cambodias Business Environment Electricity Reliability and Ease of Start Ups Cited as Key Stcoks—29 Oct 15

A new World Bank Group report finds that Cambodia has continued to improve its business environment over the past year. Among 189 economies, it is now ranked at 127. For the 10th consecutive year, Singapore ranks number one in the world on the World Bank

Thailand Is One of Top 50 Economies for Doing Business Stcoks—29 Oct 15

A new World Bank Group report finds that Thailand has retained its position among the top 50 economies worldwide and has ranked third among ASEAN countries on the ease of doing business. For the 10th consecutive year, Singapore ranks number one in the

India Improves its Ranking in Doing Business 2016 Stcoks—29 Oct 15

India has accelerated its efforts to improve the business climate during the past year, finds the World Bank Group's annual ease of doing business measurement. Doing Business 2016: Measuring Regulatory Quality and Efficiency, released yesterday, captures

World Bank Takes Innovative Action to Support Remittance Flows to Somalia Stcoks—29 Oct 15

The World Bank has taken an important step today to help support the flow of remittances to Somalia, to ensure they continue to reach people who depend upon them as a critical source of income. Over the last 18 months, money transfer businesses in

Montello School District, WI GO Bond Outlook Revised To Negative On General Fund Stcoks—29 Oct 15

CHICAGO (Standard & Poor's) Oct. 28, 2015--Standard & Poor's Ratings Servicesrevised its outlook to negative from stable and affirmed its 'A+' underlyingrating (SPUR) on Montello School District, Wis.' existing general obligation(GO) debt. "The

Accellent Inc. Rating Raised To #B+# And Subsequently Withdrawn Following Acquisition By Greatbatch Stcoks—29 Oct 15

NEW YORK (Standard & Poor's) Oct. 28, 2015-- Standard & Poor's RatingsServices today raised its corporate credit rating on Wilmington, Mass.-basedcontract manufacturer of medical devices Accellent Inc. to 'B+' from 'B'following its acquisition by

Platform Specialty Products Corp. Downgraded To #BB-# On Increased Operating Risk, Outlook New Stcoks—29 Oct 15

NEW YORK (Standard & Poor's) Oct. 28, 2015--Standard & Poor's Ratings Servicestoday lowered its corporate credit rating on Miami-based Platform SpecialtyProducts Corp. and wholly owned subsidiary MacDermid Inc. to 'BB-' from 'BB'.The outlook is

IMF Staff Completes Review Mission to Seychelles Stcoks—29 Oct 15

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) staff mission led by Mr. Wendell Samuel visited Victoria from October 15-28, 2015 to conduct discussions on the third review under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) Arrangement with Seychelles.1 At the conclusion of

IMF Executive Board Approves US$8.7 million Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility for Stcoks—29 Oct 15

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on October 28, 2015 approved a disbursement of an amount equivalent to SDR 6.15 million (about US$8.7 million) for Dominica to be drawn from the Rapid Credit Facility (RCF). Following the

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with Bosnia and Stcoks—29 Oct 15

On October 23, 2015, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation1 with Bosnia and Herzegovina. Economic growth in Bosnia and Herzegovina is expected to rebound to over 2 percent this year as economic

Omaha Metropolitan Utility District, NE Water Revenue Bond Ratings Raised To #A+# On Stronger Stcoks—29 Oct 15

CHICAGO (Standard & Poor's) Oct. 28, 2015--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services raised its long-term rating and underlying rating (SPUR) on the Omaha Metropolitan Utility District, Neb.'s existing water revenue bonds to 'A+' from 'A'. We also