Press Releases - Date: Previous 30 days
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Monday, Dec 18, 2017
MARC has assigned a preliminary rating of AAAIS to CIMB Islamic Bank Berhad’s (CIMB Islamic) proposed RM10.0 billion senior Sukuk Wakalah Programme (Sukuk Wakalah). The rating outlook is stable. The rating on the Sukuk Wakalah reflects its seniority and is equalised to CIMB Islamic’s financial institution (FI) ratings which MARC has recently affirmed at AAA/MARC-1/Stable. The Sukuk Wakalah wi...

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Monday, Dec 18, 2017
MARC has assigned a preliminary rating of AA- to Segi Astana Sdn Bhd’s (Segi Astana) proposed 10-year ASEAN Green Medium-Term Notes facility (MTN facility) of up to RM415.0 million with a stable outlook. Concurrently, MARC has affirmed its rating of AAA(fg) with a stable outlook on Segi Astana's existing RM470.0 million Medium-Term Notes programme guaranteed by Danajamin Nasional Berhad (Danaja...

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Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017
MARC has withdrawn its AAA(fg) rating/stable outlook on KMCOB Capital Berhad’s (KMCOB) guaranteed serial bonds of up to RM320.0 million. The rating withdrawal is at the request of the issuer after obtaining its bondholders’ consent for a change in rating agency. MARC notes that KMCOB has proceeded to implement maturity extensions on the outstanding RM105.0 million under the rated bonds. ...

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Friday, Dec 08, 2017
MARC has affirmed its AAA(fg) rating on KMCOB Capital Berhad’s (KMCOB) guaranteed serial bonds of up to RM320.0 million with a stable outlook. The rating and outlook reflect the unconditional and irrevocable financial guarantee provided by Danajamin Nasional Berhad (Danajamin), which carries MARC’s insurer financial strength rating of AAA and counterparty credit ratings of AAA/MARC-1. As at en...

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Thursday, Dec 07, 2017
MARC has withdrawn its AAA(bg) rating on Boustead Holdings Berhad’s RM1.0 billion Bank-Guaranteed Medium-Term Notes Programme. The rating withdrawal follows the full redemption and expiry of the programme as confirmed by the facility agent. Upon the rating withdrawal, MARC will no longer be providing analytical coverage on the issuer. Contacts: Saifuruddin Othman, +603-2717 2945/ saifu...

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Wednesday, Dec 06, 2017
MARC has affirmed its ratings of A+IS and A-IS on DRB-HICOM Berhad’s (DRB-HICOM) Islamic Medium-Term Notes (IMTN) Programme of up to RM1.8 billion and Perpetual Sukuk Musharakah Programme (Perpetual Sukuk) of up to RM2.0 billion respectively. The outlook on the ratings is maintained at stable. The affirmed ratings reflect the improving credit profile of DRB-HICOM following a 49.9% dilutio...

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Tuesday, Dec 05, 2017
MARC has assigned a preliminary rating of AA-IS to SAJ Capital Sdn Bhd’s (SAJ Capital) proposed Sukuk Murabahah of up to RM650 million for up to 12 years. The outlook on the rating is stable. SAJ Capital is wholly owned by Ranhill Capital Sdn Bhd (RCSB), which in turn is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bursa Malaysia-listed Ranhill Holdings Berhad (Ranhill). RCSB holds an 80% interest in SAJ Ranhil...

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Tuesday, Dec 05, 2017
MARC has affirmed its ratings of AAAIS(bg) and AAAIS(fg) on Ranhill Capital Sdn Bhd’s (RCSB) RM300 million bank-guaranteed (Tranche 1) and RM500 million Danajamin-guaranteed (Tranche 2) Sukuk Musharakah facilities respectively. The outlook on the ratings is stable. The ratings on Tranche 1 and Tranche 2 reflect the credit strength of Maybank Islamic Berhad (Maybank Islamic) (AAA/Stable) and Dan...

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Tuesday, Dec 05, 2017
MARC has affirmed its long-term and short-term financial institution (FI) ratings of AAA/MARC-1 on Hong Kong-based The Bank of East Asia, Limited (BEA). The outlook on the ratings is stable. The affirmed ratings reflect the bank’s capacity to meet its financial obligations on the Malaysian national rating scale. The ratings incorporate BEA’s well-established banking franchise in Hong Kon...

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Monday, Dec 04, 2017
MARC has affirmed South Korea’s foreign currency sovereign rating of AAA with a stable outlook based on the rating agency’s national rating scale. The rating reflects MARC’s opinion of the sovereign’s ability to meet its foreign currency obligations in full and on time, without respect to specific securities or payment obligations. The rating also serves as a country ceiling for ringgit-d...

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