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S&P Friday the 13th for Euro zone; nine countries suffer the rating scimitar

Saturday, January 14th 2012 - 06:20 UTC
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The worst-kept secret on Wall Street was officially confirmed after the close Friday, when Standard & Poor’s downgraded its sovereign debt rating on France to AA+ from AAA. Spain and Italy saw their ratings cut two notches, while Germany’s AAA rating was left unchanged. Read full article


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  • geo

    all countries in theworld have DDD----FFF ratings.....!!

    Jan 14th, 2012 - 11:23 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • briton

    Argentina =?

    Jan 14th, 2012 - 12:32 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • googer62

    An October 2011 rating from Fitch gave Argentina a B rating with the following comments: “Argentina’s sovereign rating is “heavily constrained by inconsistent” policies that have accelerated inflation and economic volatility” and also it was noted that “a credit rating of B from Fitch puts Argentina in the same category as Ukraine and Cameroon” although it may have perked up since then - or maybe not

    Jan 14th, 2012 - 04:08 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • briton

    Revised then
    Argentina =B

    she has a long way to go .

    Jan 15th, 2012 - 12:09 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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