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HERITAGE BANK RETAIL BONDS’ BBB+ CREDIT RATING WITHDRAWN
Melbourne, 22 June 2017– Australia Ratings has withdrawn its credit rating of ‘BBB+’ to the Heritage Bank Retail Bonds. A ‘BBB+’ rating indicates a fixed income portfolio has a moderate level of ... Read More >>
ARTESIAN CORPORATE BOND FUND ‘A-‘ CREDIT RATING AFFIRMED
Melbourne, Tuesday, 23 May 2017 – Australia Ratings affirmed its ‘A-‘ credit rating to the Artesian Corporate Bond Fund (the Fund) Class A and B units, following several changes to the Fund’s term ... Read More >>
SANDHURST STRATEGIC INCOME FUND’S RATING UPGRADED TO ‘A+’
Melbourne, 15 May 2017– Australia Ratings has upgraded its credit rating of ‘A’ to ‘A+’ to Sandhurst Strategic Income Fund’s Class A and Class B units (“the Fund”).
The one notch upgrad ... Read More >>
MASON STEVENS CREDIT FUND’s ‘BBB’ CREDIT RATING WITHDRAWN
Melbourne, 5 May 2017 – Australia Ratings has withdrawn its credit rating of ‘BBB’ to the Fund’s units. A ‘BBB’ rating indicates a fixed income portfolio has a moderate level of protection against ... Read More >>
The five Cs of credit
Many years ago, as a young banker, I was introduced to the five Cs of credit (although at the time, it was the four Cs, which later grew to become five). It was a time in which credit ratings were ... Read More >>