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Observers are hopeful Argentina's new president can distance the country from the policies of Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner.
S&P cut its ratings on the holding companies behind eight key U.S. banks, citing uncertainty about government support.
Alex Herbert, senior director of corporate ratings at Standard & Poor's Ratings Services, explains the decision to downgrade VW’s outlook rating from A- to BBB+.
Caribbean and Southeast Asian countries are the most at risk of climate change impacting their credit ratings, Standard & Poor's said on Thursday.
S&P has a BB+ rating on Yahoo!, which has trailed its rivals amid high-level defections and doubts over the management's ability to turn a corner.
A worsening terrorist threat in Western Europe could eventually hamper economic growth in the region, S&P said on Thursday.
Commodities trader Noble Group is coming under scrutiny again after lackluster 3Q results released last week triggered a review from Moody's.
Sabine Bauer, senior director of financial institutions at Fitch, explains why the bank's credit rating has been downgraded.
Alastair Wilson, managing director at Moody’s Global Sovereign Risk Group, says they’re seeing jittery markets and big shifts in capital flows, driven by things that shouldn’t matter.
Top US banks like Citigroup, Bank of America, Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase, may see their credit ratings cut by S&P - here's why.
Certified financial planner Anthony Canale explains what a credit score is, how it impacts your life and why you should work to improve yours.
How much do natural disasters like earthquakes or floods cost a country? Well, from a credit worthiness perspective, as much as a downgrade of two-and-a-half notches, according to S&P.
Tan Kim Eng, senior director at Standard & Poor's Ratings Services, explains whether the volatile fluctuations in Asian currencies could impact the credit ratings of countries in the region.
Fitch Ratings upgraded Greek debt to CCC from CC, the ratings agency said Tuesday.
Casino hub Atlantic City had its credit rating cut Monday amid concerns about a dissolving tax base and fiscal reforms.
S&P's head of sovereign ratings, John Chambers, emphasized Greece's continued risk of default and said there are no good solutions.
Pavle Sabic, director of market development at S&P Capital IQ, discusses its league table that assesses credit risk at the top soccer clubs.
Wayne Gordon, commodities and FX strategist at UBS Wealth Management, explains whether fresh corruption allegations surrounding Prime Minister Najib Razak will weigh on the ringgit.
Low taxes is one of four reasons South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard claims the Mount Rushmore state is a top destination for business.
While recent monetary policy actions have been supportive, Russia's economy remains in a weaker position, says David Staples, managing director at Moody's.