As official growth forecasts get slashed, all indications are that South Africa may yet see its credit rating hit speculative status.
Fitch Ratings placed the debt ratings of struggling Deutsche Bank on negative watch Thursday given likely challenges in its restructuring plan.
Mark Stodden, Moody’s Corporate Finance Group senior credit officer, discusses placing AT&T on review for a potential credit rating downgrade following the news of its deal for Time Warner.
James McCormack, global head of sovereigns at Fitch Ratings, explains why there have been 21 downgrades so far this year, the most since 2011.
Credit growth is expected to escalate as companies need to borrow more to service existing debts, says S&P Global Ratings's Christopher Lee.
Ekaterina Trofimova, CEO of Analytical Credit Rating Agency, says her agency will offer more diversity and coverage to the global three players.
Ricardo Mourinho Félix, Portugal's treasury secretary, says his country's credit rating outlook is unlikely to change due to financials stability.
The agency on Friday reaffirmed its low-end investment-grade rating on Deutsche Bank credit.
Eurogroup president Jeroen Dijsselbloem discusses Portugal's economic situation.
Lesetja Kganyago, governor of the Reserve Bank of South Africa, says his country's banks are robust and can withstand a downgrade.
CNBC's Geoff Cutmore spoke to Andrey Kostin, CEO of VTB, who played down the influence of Russia-U.S. relations ahead of the upcoming American presidential election.
Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote told CNBC that a wave of asset selling by the government could be the best way to boost Nigeria's recession-hit economy.
The next world economic downturn is most likely to come from the U.S., Fitch Ratings’ chief economist has warned.
Fitch Ratings painted a gloomy picture of the U.K.'s economic prospects, warning that the government was poorly prepared for quitting the EU.
With over three months to go, 2016 looks set to be a record year in terms of the number of sovereign downgrades by Fitch Ratings.
Simon Choi, CEO at Dagong Global Credit Rating, explains the significant disconnect between domestically-issued credit ratings and bad loans in China.
Who's responsible for any debt left behind by your loved ones? That depends on the type of debt, but the answer usually is: Not you.
Sven Reinke, vice president and senior analyst at Moody's says that the Ahold Delhaize merger will create a stronger, larger competitor, particularly in the United States.
Mario Centeno, Portugal's finance minister, tells CNBC that he remains optimistic with regards to his country's economic future.
Turkey is trying to stir up growth - but the country is likely to loose its investment-grade status, says Philippe Dauba-Pantanacce, senior economist at Standard Chartered.