When asked if he thinks something underhanded going on in the government that led to his appointment, Malusi Gigaba said he doesn't know.
Portugal's economic progress makes it increasingly difficult for rating agencies to explain their junk investment ratings; Deputy Finance Minister.
Ricardo Mourinho Félix, Portugal’s deputy finance minister, comments on three credit ratings agencies' decision to keep Portugal's debt on “junk” status.
S&P kept Singapore’s AAA rating and stable outlook unchanged, citing robust public finances despite some concerns on the external outlook.
David Einhorn's Greenlight Capital accuses General Motors of misleading rating agencies about its plan to split the company's stock into two classes.
Fear of falling into debt keeps many young people from applying for credit cards, but managed, they are key to long-term financial health.
Ravi Bhatia, director for sovereign and international public finance ratings at S&P Global Ratings, gives his views on South Africa’s new Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba.
Ravi Bhatia, director for sovereign and international public finance ratings at S&P Global Ratings, explains why S&P downgraded South Africa’s credit rating to “junk”.
Simon Quijano-Evans, emerging markets strategist at Legal & General Investment Management, takes a look at how markets and asset classes have reacted to news out of South Africa.
South Africa’s demise towards a junk credit rating looks almost inevitable after the sudden dismissal of the country’s finance minister, Pravin Gordhan.
Mike Harris, adjunct professor at Syracuse University, speaks about the likelihood of ratings agencies downgrading South Africa to junk status following Jacob Zuma's latest cabinet reshuffle.
However, it will take some time for a ratings upgrade to affect FDI inflows into Indonesia, says Jalil Rasheed of Invesco.
James McCormack, global head of sovereign and supranational ratings at Fitch Ratings, looks at the Trump administration from a ratings perspective.
James McCormack, global head of sovereign and supranational ratings at Fitch Ratings, explains why a fragmented U.K. is bad from a ratings perspective.
Scott Morrison, treasurer of Australia, addresses concerns over the country's credit rating.
China’s stimulus programs have boosted economic growth, but they’re also creating stability risks, Fitch said in a report on Monday.
Fergus McCormick, co-head of sovereign ratings and chief economist at DBRS, explains why his organization has cut Italy's credit rating.
Moody's agreed to pay nearly $864 million to settle with U.S. authorities over its ratings of risky mortgage securities.
Early Metrics CEO, Antoine Baschiera outlines how his company rates start-ups and why firms have to have their ratings updated regularly.
Mathias Cormann, finance minister of Australia, talks about the budget deficit.