Press Releases - Date: Two Weeks Ago
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Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019
MARC is releasing this update on its toll concessionaire-related ratings to highlight its actions following recent developments in the domestic toll road sector. Its last rating action on the toll road sector was on August 30, 2018 when the rating agency removed its MARCWatch Developing on the sector to reflect the substantial abatement of risk from any immediate resolution to the tolling issue. ...

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Friday, Apr 12, 2019
MARC has affirmed its long-term ratings of AAA, AA and A on Kinabalu Capital Sdn Bhd’s Issue 2 Medium-Term Notes (MTN) of RM130 million Class A, RM25 million Class B and RM15 million Class C. Concurrently, MARC also affirmed its MARC-1 rating on Kinabalu Capital’s issue of up to RM170 million Commercial Papers (CP). The outlook on all ratings is stable. The issuance of the rated MTN and/...

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Friday, Apr 12, 2019
MARC has affirmed its corporate credit rating on Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB) at AAA and its sukuk rating on TNB’s RM2.0 billion Al-Bai’ Bithaman Ajil Bonds at AAAIS. The ratings outlook is stable. TNB’s ratings benefit from a two-notch uplift to reflect MARC's assessment of a high likelihood of government support premised on TNB’s standalone corporate credit rating of AA/Stable. The s...

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Tuesday, Apr 09, 2019
MARC has affirmed its MARC-1IS and AA-IS ratings on Northport (Malaysia) Bhd’s (Northport) Islamic Commercial Papers (ICP) Programme and Islamic Medium-Term Notes (IMTN) Programme. The outlook on the ratings is stable. The rated programmes have a combined limit of RM1.5 billion and the outstanding under the programmes was RM450 million as at end-January 2019. Northport is a port operator o...

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Tuesday, Apr 09, 2019
MARC has affirmed its financial institution (FI) rating of AAA on The Export-Import Bank of Korea (KEXIM) and the issue rating of AAA on its Medium-Term Notes programme of RM1.0 billion. The FI and issue ratings are based on the domestic rating scale. The outlook on the ratings is stable. The FI rating on KEXIM is equalised to the Republic of Korea’s (South Korea) AAA/stable rating from MA...

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Tuesday, Apr 09, 2019
MARC has affirmed its investment manager rating (IMR) of IMR-2 on Kenanga Investors Berhad (KIB) and KIB’s wholly-owned subsidiary Kenanga Islamic Investors Berhad (KIIB). The IMR rating on KIB reflects the fund management company’s well-established investment processes, sound risk management practices and strong operating track record. These factors are moderated by a modest assets und...

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