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Stcoks Press Release : 23 Nov 2016

Germany-Based Grand City Properties Upgraded To #BBB+# On Vacancy Reduction And Lower Outlook Stcoks—23 Nov 16

FRANKFURT (S&P Global Ratings) Nov. 23, 2016--S&P Global Ratings today raised its long-term corporate credit rating on Germany-based Grand City Properties S.A. (GCP) to 'BBB+' from 'BBB'. The outlook is stable. We also raised our issue ratings on

Ratings On Tasmanian Public Finance Corp. Affirmed At #AA+/A-1+#; Outlook Remains Stcoks—23 Nov 16

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Nov. 23, 2016--S&P Global Ratings said today that it had affirmed its 'AA+/A-1+' ratings on Tasmanian Public Finance Corp. (Tascorp). The outlook remains stable. The ratings affirmation on Tascorp reflects our

Tasmania Ratings Affirmed At #AA+/A-1+#; Outlook Remains Stable Stcoks—23 Nov 16

On Nov. 23, 2016, S&P Global Ratings affirmed its 'AA+/A-1+' ratings on the Australian State of Tasmania. The outlook on the long-term rating remains stable. RATIONALE The rating affirmation on the Australian State of Tasmania reflects our view of

Guangzhou Industrial Investment Fund Management Rated #BBB+/A-2#, Outlook Proposed Guaranteed Stcoks—23 Nov 16

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) Nov. 23, 2016--S&P Global Ratings assigned its 'BBB+' long-term and 'A-2' short-term issuer credit ratings to Guangzhou Industrial Investment Fund Management Co. Ltd. (SFund). The outlook on the long-term rating is

Harris County Water Control and Improvement District No. 21, TX GO Rating Outlook Revised To Stcoks—23 Nov 16

SAN FRANCISCO (S&P Global Ratings) Nov. 22, 2016--S&P Global Ratings revised the outlook to positive from stable and affirmed its 'A-' underlying rating (SPUR) on Harris County Water Control and Improvement District No. 21, Texas' existing

State Power Investment Corp. Assigned #A-# And #cnAA# Outlook Stable Stcoks—23 Nov 16

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) Nov. 23, 2016--S&P Global Ratings said today that it had assigned its 'A-' long-term corporate credit rating to State Power Investment Corp. (SPIC; previously China Power Investment Corp., or CPI). The outlook is

Energy Transfer Equity L.P. Ratings Placed On CreditWatch Negative On Merger Stcoks—23 Nov 16

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) Nov. 22, 2016--S&P Global Ratings said today it placed its 'BB' corporate credit rating and other ratings on U.S. midstream energy master limited partnership (MLP) Energy Transfer Equity L.P. (ETE) on CreditWatch

Sunoco Logistics Partners Ratings Placed On Watch Negative On Merger Energy Transfer Partners Stcoks—23 Nov 16

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) Nov. 22, 2016--S&P Global Ratings said today it affirmed its 'BBB' corporate credit rating and 'A-2' short-term rating on Philadelphia-based SXL and placed the ratings on CreditWatch with negative implications. At

In wake of Wells Fargo, U.S. regulator mulls tougher bank sanctions Stcoks—23 Nov 16

A U.S. banking regulator is considering whether to harden sanctions against lenders that abuse their clients or violate banking laws, according to a draft plan, seen by Reuters, that was drawn up in the wake of a scandal at Wells Fargo. Wells Fargo in

TBA hosts 21st ASEAN Banking Conference and 46th ASEAN Banking Council Meeting to enhance and Stcoks—23 Nov 16

The Thai Bankers Association (TBA) will host the 21st ASEAN Banking Conference and the 46th ASEAN Banking Council Meeting during November 28-30, 2016 at the Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel in Bangkok. The theme of the conference is "Enhancing and

Photo Release: Beacon Interface, a Thai startup develops mobile app for the visually Stcoks—23 Nov 16

Mr. Teeranun Srihong, left, KBank President and KBTG Chairman, along with an academic partner held a press conference on the launch of an innovative mobile app specifically designed for visually impaired persons to enable them to conduct financial

NuStar Energy L.P.#s Preferred Issuance Assigned #B+# Rating Stcoks—23 Nov 16

We classify NuStar Energy L.P.'s $200 million perpetual preferred stock issuance as having intermediate equity credit. We are assigning our 'B+' issue-level rating to the issuance. The outlook is stable, reflecting our view that the partnership will have

Priority Holdings LLC Assigned #B# Rating On Potential Sale To Outlook Stcoks—23 Nov 16

Priority Holdings LLC (Priority), a payment processor serving small and midsize business (SMB) merchants in the U.S., is raising debt for its founders to purchase the majority of the company from its current private equity owner, Comvest Partners. The

Labrador Aviation Finance Ltd. $709 Million Notes Assigned Preliminary Stcoks—23 Nov 16

Labrador Aviation Finance Ltd./Labrador Aviation Finance USA LLC's issuance is an ABS transaction backed by shares or beneficial interests in entities that directly and indirectly enter into aircraft portfolio leases and receive residual cash flows. We

Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings Inc. Rating Raised To #B+# From #B# On Improving Outlook Stcoks—23 Nov 16

Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings Inc.'s credit ratios have been improving steadily and exceeded our previous expectations over the past year due to better margins and debt reduction. We are raising our corporate credit rating to 'B+' from 'B'. The positive

Allianz Australia Insurance Ltd. #AA-# Ratings Outlook Remains Stable Stcoks—23 Nov 16

We continue to view Allianz Australia Insurance Ltd. (Allianz Australia) as being highly strategically important to Allianz SE. As a result, we are affirming the 'AA-' insurer financial strength and issuer credit ratings on Allianz Australia. The 'a-'

SG Acquisition #B# Rating Outlook Remains Stable Stcoks—23 Nov 16

Auto-focused ancillary finance and insurance (F&I) service provider SG Acquisition Inc. (SGA) is on track to generate 2% revenue growth and 9%-10% EBITDA margins in 2016. We are affirming our 'B' corporate credit rating on SGA. The stable outlook

Iowa Fertilizer Co. #B# Rating Removed From Watch Negative, Outlook New Bonds Rated Stcoks—23 Nov 16

U.S.-based project financing Iowa Fertilizer Co. (IFCo) is offering bondholders the ability to exchange 40% of the bonds due 2019 with series 2016 bonds due 2026 and 2027. Together with the other requests for which IFCo is seeking approval, we expect

MCS Group Subholdings LLC #B# CCR And #B+# Debt Ratings Affirmed On Acquisition Of Lender#s Title Stcoks—23 Nov 16

We forecast U.S.-based residential mortgage field services provider MCS Group Subholdings LLC's operating performance and credit metrics will improve following the acquisition of Lender's Title Services, which was partially funded by owner TDR

CI Financial Corp.#s Proposed Five-Year Senior Unsecured Notes Rated Stcoks—23 Nov 16

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) Nov. 22, 2016--S&P Global Ratings today said it assigned its 'A-' issue-level rating on CI Financial Corp.'s proposed C$ 200 million senior unsecured debentures due in 2021. The long-term issuer credit rating on CI

Guardian Industries Corp. Ratings Placed On CreditWatch Developing On Shareholder Approval Of Stcoks—23 Nov 16

U.S.-based glass manufacturer Guardian Industries Corp. has disclosed that its shareholders have approved the sale of the remaining 56% of the company to KGIC LLC, a subsidiary of Koch Industries Inc. The deal is an all-cash transaction. Following the

Ratings Assigned To Five Classes From Dryden 33 Senior Loan Fund In Connection With Stcoks—23 Nov 16

Dryden 33 Senior Loan Fund refinanced its class A, B, C, D, and E notes on Nov. 22, 2016, through an optional redemption and replacement note issuance. We withdrew our ratings on the original A, B, C, D, and E notes following payment in full on the

Guilford College, NC#s 2016 Educational Facilities Revenue Bonds Rated Stcoks—23 Nov 16

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) Nov. 22, 2016--S&P Global Ratings assigned its 'BBB' long-term rating to Wisconsin Public Finance Authority's series 2016 educational facilities revenue bonds issued for Guilford College (Guilford), N.C. The outlook

Modular Space Corp. Ratings Withdrawn Following Default Due To Missed Interest Stcoks—23 Nov 16

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) Nov. 22, 2016--S&P Global Ratings said today that it has withdrawn all of its ratings on Modular Space Corp. "On Sept. 9, 2016, we lowered our corporate credit rating on Modular Space Corp. to 'SD' (selective

Modest Growth in Europe and Central Asia Amidst Growing Polarization, Says World Bank Stcoks—23 Nov 16

BUCHAREST, November 22, 2016 – There will be a modest increase in GDP growth in 2016 for countries in the Europe and Central Asia (ECA) region. Low oil and other commodity prices in the eastern half of the region, a decline in investment rates in

World Bank Board Approves Action Plan for Uganda Inspection Panel Case Stcoks—23 Nov 16

WASHINGTON, November 22, 2016 – The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors today discussed the Inspection Panel's investigation of the Uganda Transport Sector Development Project (TSDP) and approved the Management Action Plan presented in the

New World Bank Director of Timor-Leste, PNG Pacific: Pacific #full of extraordinary Stcoks—23 Nov 16

SYDNEY, November 22, 2016 – The World Bank has officially welcomed new Country Director for Timor-Leste, Papua New Guinea and the Pacific Islands, Michel Kerf, who says the potential for the region is huge for significant development and economic

IMF Completes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Honduras Stcoks—23 Nov 16

On October 26, 2016, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV Consultation with Honduras[1]. In 2015, real output grew at 3.6 percent, slightly higher than projected. From the demand side, growth was supported

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with Mexico Stcoks—23 Nov 16

On November 16, 2016, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation[1] with Mexico. Mexico has navigated successfully a complex external environment, characterized by heightened global financial market

IMF Reaches Staff-Level Agreement with Bosnia and Herzegovina on the First Review under the Stcoks—23 Nov 16

End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily represent the views of the IMF's