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International Public Finance: News & Commentary


Title Date
Bulletin: Los Cabos Rating Immediately Not Affected By Hurricane Odile 22-Oct-2014
15:52 GMT

Bulletin: Arrest Of Zagreb Officials Does Not Immediately Affect Ratings On Croatian City of Zagreb Or On Zagrebacki Holding 22-Oct-2014
13:18 GMT

Why Standard & Poor's Revised Its Outlooks On Nine French Local And Regional Governments To Negative 17-Oct-2014
18:56 GMT

Russian Banks' Capital Adequacy Is At Risk Amid Geopolitical Tensions And A Weakening Economy, Report Says 16-Oct-2014
07:46 GMT

Russian Banks' Capital Adequacy Is At Risk Amid Geopolitical Tensions And A Weakening Economy 16-Oct-2014
07:40 GMT

Ratings History List: Asia-Pacific Local And Regional Government Ratings Since 1975 12-Oct-2014
23:31 GMT

The Highest-Rated Mexican States Stand Out For Their Low Debt, Adequate Liquidity, And Prudent Fiscal Management 07-Oct-2014
15:26 GMT

What Do The Mexican States With The Highest Ratings Have In Common? 07-Oct-2014
15:24 GMT

Mexican Subnational Governments Could Use Local Taxes To Finance Infrastructure, Says Report 25-Sep-2014
16:09 GMT

Where There's A Will, There's A Way: How Mexican Local And Regional Governments Could Use Local Taxes To Finance Infrastructure 25-Sep-2014
16:05 GMT

Nordic Regional Scale Short-Term Ratings: September 2014 22-Sep-2014
22:26 GMT

Sanctions On Russian Banks Will Gradually Harm Their Funding And Liquidity Profiles, Report Says 18-Sep-2014
15:27 GMT

Sanctions Will Increasingly Weigh On Russian Banks' Funding And Liquidity Profiles 18-Sep-2014
15:19 GMT

Ratings History List: Canada And Latin America Local And Regional Government Ratings Since 1975 15-Sep-2014
17:02 GMT

How Standard & Poor's Rates Non-U.S. Local And Regional Governments 18-Aug-2014
19:12 GMT

Why Standard & Poor's Downgraded Four Austrian States 11-Aug-2014
17:29 GMT

Australian Universities Are Likely To Mark Up Fees To Counter Government Funding Cuts, Says S&P Report 05-Aug-2014
00:24 GMT

For Australian Universities, Steep Funding Cuts Could Trigger A Hike In Tuition Fees 05-Aug-2014
00:12 GMT

Australian States Seek Ways To Fund Infrastructure Without Affecting Credit Quality, Says S&P Report 31-Jul-2014
01:26 GMT

Funding Australian States' Infrastructure Without Shaking Rating Foundations 31-Jul-2014
01:16 GMT

Report Answers Frequently Asked Questions About Standard & Poor's Ratings On Ontario 29-Jul-2014
19:46 GMT

Credit FAQ: Why Deficit Reduction Is More Important Than Ever For The Province of Ontario 29-Jul-2014
19:39 GMT

Further Improvement In Spain's Normal-Status Regions' Stabilizing Finances Depends On Structural Reforms, Says Report 22-Jul-2014
17:06 GMT

Spanish Normal-Status Regions Are Stabilizing Their Finances, But Further Improvement Hinges On Politically Difficult Structural Reforms 22-Jul-2014
16:57 GMT

Global Local And Regional Government Ratings 08-Jul-2014
19:00 GMT

Standard & Poor's Publishes Updated Criteria For Rating Non-U.S. Local And Regional Governments 30-Jun-2014
17:43 GMT

Institutional Framework Assessments For Non-U.S. Local And Regional Governments 30-Jun-2014
17:20 GMT

Credit FAQ: An Overview Of Standard & Poor's Updated Methodology For Rating Non-U.S. Local And Regional Governments 30-Jun-2014
17:13 GMT

German, Swiss, And Austrian Local And Regional Government Borrowing Remains Stable In 2014, Says S&P Report 18-Jun-2014
09:46 GMT

Refinancing By German, Swiss, And Austrian Local And Regional Governments Will Keep Borrowing Stable In 2014 18-Jun-2014
09:42 GMT

Credit FAQ Discusses The Reasons For Placing Four Austrian States On CreditWatch Negative 10-Jun-2014
18:54 GMT

Credit FAQ: What's Behind Standard & Poor's Placement Of Four Austrian States On CreditWatch Negative? 10-Jun-2014
18:49 GMT

Canadian Municipalities Maintain Their Strong Credit Quality In Spite Of Mounting Capital Pressures, Report Says 03-Jun-2014
18:50 GMT

Canadian Municipal Credit Quality Stays Strong In The Face of Mounting Capital Pressures 03-Jun-2014
18:46 GMT

Supranationals Special Edition 2011(PDF) 23-Sep-2011
20:01 GMT

Part 3- Actions on US-based Insurance Groups: AGM, AGC, BHAC as of August 10, 2011 10:30AM EST (XLS) 10-Aug-2011
05:00 GMT

Revised List of Actions on U.S. Public Finance As of August 10, 2011(XLS) 10-Aug-2011
05:00 GMT

Part 2- Actions on US-based Insurance Groups: AGM, AGC, BHAC as of August 10, 2011 10:30AM EST(XLS) 10-Aug-2011
05:00 GMT

Actions on Organizations, Issues Excluding U.S. PF, Insured Bonds and Funds(XLS) 08-Aug-2011
05:00 GMT

More Big Changes In Standard & Poor's Rating Criteria 04-Feb-2011
15:56 GMT

EMDB(PDF) 31-Dec-2010
05:00 GMT

Report Card: Russian Local And Regional Governments' Diverging Financial Policies Will Allow More Rating Differentiation Among Issuers 20-May-2010
17:11 GMT

Industry Report Card: The U.K. Social Housing Sector: Managing The Effects Of The Economic Downturn 12-May-2009
09:23 GMT

Public Finance System Overview: Japanese Prefectures And Cities 03-Oct-2007
14:48 GMT

Industry Report Card: New Budget Law Likely To Lead To Slight Margin Improvement For Italian Cities And Provinces 10-Apr-2007
15:33 GMT

Report Card: Spanish Local And Regional Governments Set To See Continued Stable And Solid Credit Quality In The Medium Term 29-Mar-2007
12:06 GMT

Stability Report: Teranet Income Fund 29-Jun-2006
19:20 GMT

Canadian University Credit Profiles Are Stable But Challenges Remain 09-Jun-2006
18:04 GMT

Local Government Long-Term Plans Tend To Overstate Rising Debt In New Zealand 16-May-2006
05:48 GMT

Public Sector Accounting Report: German States 02-Mar-2006
09:17 GMT

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