Neil Dwane, global strategist at Allianz Global Investors, speaks about the investment environment in Brazil amid political instability as well as China's recent sovereign downgrade.
In light of Moody's downgrade, Andrew Fennell of Fitch Ratings says domestic debt in China could increase, but steps are being taken to contain risks.
Ken Wong, Eastspring Investments, says some economist see another ratings downgrade for China in the next three to four years.
Insurance underwriters often look at credit scores to determine the likelihood that an individual will file a claim.
Moves to downgrade China's credit rating do not indicate imminent trouble for the world's second-largest economy but instead point to the country's "worrisome" long-term direction of travel, global economic analysts have said.
*Moody's says expects China growth to slow to close to 5 pct. *China: Moody's over-estimates risks, methodology inappropriate. "The downgrade reflects Moody's expectation that China's financial strength will erode somewhat over the coming years, with economy-wide debt continuing to rise as potential growth slows," the ratings agency said in a statement,...
China has rejected a move by Moody's to lower its credit rating, saying the downgrade exaggerates the difficulties facing the economy and underestimates the government's reform agenda.
Longview Economics CEO Chris Watling discusses Chinese debt and the country's broader economic strategy.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon updates on credit ratings agency Moody's decision to downgrade China from "A1" to "Aa3", based on the size and growth rate of its debt.
Moody’s has downgraded China rating to A1 from Aa3, with a stable outlook.
Adrian Zuercher, UBS, says he remains overweight on China due to the policy flexibility of the government and earnings growth.
While it might not be calamitous, investors will probably have to get used to growth levels that aren't supported by debt, says Joe Magyer, Lakehouse Capital.
Marie Diron from Moody's Investors Service talks about the outlook of China after the country's rating got downgraded.
Marie Diron from Moody's Investors Service explains the factors behind China's downgrade from Aa3 to A1.
Jim McCafferty, Nomura, weighs in on Moody's downgrading China's credit rating and its ability to control its balance sheet.
Noble plunged nearly 32 percent before being halted on Tuesday, hit by a rating downgrade and a report a potential investor may have walked away.
Brazil's government said on Monday it is committed to reforms after S&P threatened to downgrade the country further into junk territory.
Portugal Finance Minister Mário Centeno talks about its relationship with rating agencies, with comment on public borrowing and where Portugal’s economy is heading.
*All major agencies now rate Indonesia investment grade. JAKARTA, May 19- Rating agency Standard& Poor's upgraded Indonesia's sovereign bond ratings to investment grade on Friday, saying the move reflected its assessment of reduced risks to the country's fiscal position. Fund managers say the investment grade from S&P, which matches the ratings awarded by...
JAKARTA, May 19- Rating agency Standard& Poor's upgraded Indonesia's sovereign bond ratings to investment grade on Friday, saying the move reflected its assessment of reduced risks to the country's fiscal position. S&P has upgraded Indonesia's sovereign credit outlook to BBB-, which is an investment grade, up from BB+, junk status. It gave Indonesia a positive...