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The new dates and deadlines for agreeing on a revised US government debt limit will be a "key driver" for resolving the negative watch assigned on the US credit rating, the global rating agency Fitch has said.
Last Updated: Friday, October 18, 2013, 18:48
Sovereign ratings of Asian economies are unlikely to be directly impacted by the prospects of a downgrade of the US credit rating, Fitch said on Friday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 09:19
Fitch said that delays of lifting the debt ceiling would cause volatility and damage US creditworthiness.
Last Updated: Friday, July 19, 2013, 09:19
Ratings firm Moody's raised its outlook on the US to "stable" from "negative," citing the federal government's progress in putting debt on a more sustainable path.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2013, 12:57
Reversing from their early gains, gold prices failed to maintain Rs 28,000-level by falling Rs 87 to Rs 27,865 per ten grams in futures trade Thursday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 13:18
Gold prices regained some of their lost ground by recovering Rs 23 to Rs 27,915 per ten grams in futures trade Wednesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2013, 09:50
Gold prices declined by Rs 117 to Rs 27,894 per ten grams in futures trade Tuesday against its previous close of Rs 28,011.
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Standard & Poor`s affirmed its credit rating for the United States at AA+ on Monday but raised its outlook for the rating from negative to stable.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 12, 2012, 09:39
Moody's ratings agency has warned that the US credit rating may be downgraded if 2012 budget negotiations do not produce debt-reducing policies.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 11, 2012, 09:37
Fitch Ratings has affirmed its AAA credit rating on the US but also left the outlook negative, citing the failure of government to agree on deficit reduction measures
Last Updated: Thursday, December 22, 2011, 08:52
Fitch Ratings on Wednesday warned again that the United States' rising debt burden was not consistent with maintaining the country's top AAA credit rating, but said there would likely be no decision on whether to cut the rating before 2013.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 24, 2011, 00:53
Moody's on Wednesday announced that it was not yet ready to downgrade the US credit rating after the collapse of a deficit-cutting panel, but warned that stymieing automatic cuts could trigger action.
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