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Mideast, Europe corporate cash pile hits $959bn

Corporate cash piles rose by 6 per cent to EUR870 billion ($959 billion) in the year ending December 2014 in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), said a special report published by Moody's Investors Service. Of this cash

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Qatar's banking system outlook remains stable

Qatar’s banking system outlook remains stable, supported by high levels of public spending, Moody’s Investor Service said in a report. The outlook expresses Moody’s expectation of how bank creditworthiness will e

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Moody's affirms Aa3 bond ratings of RasGas II-3

Moody's Investors Service, has today affirmed the Aa3 senior secured bond ratings of Ras Laffan Liquefied Natural Gas (II) (RasGas II) and Ras Laffan Liquefied Natural Gas Company Limited (3) (RasGas 3). The outlook remains st

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Moody's affirms Aa3 bond ratings of RasGas II-3

Moody's Investors Service, has today affirmed the Aa3 senior secured bond ratings of Ras Laffan Liquefied Natural Gas (II) (RasGas II) and Ras Laffan Liquefied Natural Gas Company Limited (3) (RasGas 3). The outlook remains st

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Oil plunge slows deposit growth at Gulf banks

Low oil prices are slowing or reversing deposit growth at Gulf Arab banks, but not enough to cause the liquidity squeeze that bankers fear. Deposits from governments, quasi-government bodies and national oil companies provide arou

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Abu Dhabi's assets will buffer impact of oil price drop

While the drop in oil prices will likely cause Abu Dhabi's economic growth to slow in 2015 and put an end to four consecutive years of double-digit fiscal surpluses, the emirate's sizeable stock of foreign assets will help cushion the im

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Moody's downgrades 3 Lebanese banks' ratings

Moody's Investors Service recently downgraded to B2 the long-term deposit ratings of three Lebanese banks: Bank Audi, BLOM Bank  and Byblos Bank. Concurrently, Moody's lowered the baseline credit assessments of the th

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Financial profiles of banks to strengthen in 2015

The standalone creditworthiness of banks across the globe will continue to stabilise in 2015, a report said. At the same time, the number of negative banking system outlooks has risen, primarily reflecting the potential for a decl

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Bahrain and Oman ‘most affected by low oil prices’

While the six sovereign states in the GCC can withstand the pressure of oil prices averaging around Moody's estimate of $80 to $85 a barrel in 2015, Bahrain and Oman's credit profiles will be the most adversely affected, a report said.

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Moody's affirms DP World, Jafza stable ratings

Moody's Investors Service has affirmed the Baa3 long-term issuer rating of DP World as well as the Ba1 corporate family and Ba1-PD probability of default rating of Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza) with outlook on all ratings remaining stable.

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