On 14 December 2017 Fitch placed on RWE the banks' VRs, following the publication of the Exposure Draft: Bank Rating
Criteria (see "Fitch Places Certain Bank Ratings
on Rating Watch on Criteria Exposure Draft" available at www.
Weiss released 2016 Global Bank Ratings
with special report on impact of Brexit and Eurozone crisis and reported that among the 38 Eurozone banks covered, none are rated higher than a C+.
Following the revision to the Support Rating Floors, combined with strengthened VRs, the proportion of bank ratings
globally on Negative Outlook fell significantly to just below 15 per cent from almost 25 per cent at end-March 2015.
Global Banking News-April 7, 2015--Russia to gradually phase out international bank ratings
Fitch Ratings has affirmed bank ratings
However their deposit and debt ratings have been constrained by the respective country ceilings, and as a result any sovereign rating action has an impact on the bank ratings
said Monday it has stopped assuming Japanese bank ratings
will always be linked to Japanese government bond ratings.
The overall trend of Fitch's bank ratings
is still positive with a total of just under 12% of all ratings having a positive outlook.
Moscow: Pressure on emerging market (EM) bank ratings
has reduced in 2017 and should remain moderate in 2018, reflecting improved economic growth prospects and stabilised commodity prices, Fitch Ratings said in a report published today.
Global Banking News-December 12, 2012--Credit Europe Bank ratings
affirmed, outlook 'Stable'(C)2012 ENPublishing - http://www.
The vast majority of bank ratings
are on Stable Outlook, and positive rating actions would most likely be a result of any further improvements in emerging market sovereign ratings.
Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) has made changes to bank ratings