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  1. Democracy battle scares rating firms

    Posted May 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The struggle over democracy is sharpening concerns about the government's ability to reduce the budget deficit, credit rating agencies said yesterday. Standard & Poor's and Moody's Investors Service said they were worried that pro-democracy parties might capitalise on growing public discontent to hinder the government as it tried to bring in unpopular ...

  2. Securitisation on track despite lift for budget blues

    Posted Oct 15th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... privatisation to the Legislative Council by the end of the year. Also at the seminar were securitisation expert Vinod Kothari (left) and Jerome Cheng of Moody';s. ...

  3. Politics 'may undermine bid to cut HK deficit'

    Posted May 06th 2004, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, Kelvin Chan

    ... Kelvin Chan and Jimmy Cheung But finance chief rejects Moody's and S&P's fears, saying they are unfounded Two credit rating agencies yesterday said political worries are overshadowing economic woes in Hong Kong's fight to lower its budget deficit. Standard & Poor's (S&P) and Moody's Investors Service said the government's attempt to reduce ...

  4. The democrats' promise

    Posted May 11th 2004, 12:00am by Emily Lau

    ... unchanged, as well as the rating's negative outlook. Moody's Investors Service said investor confidence over the next few years could be affected by 'tension between democratic forces ... they have to be accountable to their electorate and the public at large, which supports balancing the budget. S&P and Moody's are also concerned that having more pro-democracy politicians ...

  5. EU trade chief hails Wen pledge of more help

    Posted Feb 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... after Moody's downgraded the credit ratings of Italy, Portugal and Spain. The ratings agency also revised its outlooks for France, Britain and Austria from 'stable' ...

  6. US must resolve bitter budget feud

    Posted Jul 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... walked out of a negotiating session, according to one- disputed- version of it. As a result, ratings agencies Moody's and Standard and Poor's have served notice of a possible debt ...

  7. Calm before the storm

    Posted Oct 06th 2004, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... If that happened, Standard & Poor's and Moody's Investors Service said that the government's drive to cut its budget deficit could be called into question. In a report published late last ...

  8. Hold on, Mr President

    Posted Jan 24th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... dwarfs the global stock markets. The SEC has jurisdiction over them, too. Moody's and Standard & Poor's, the two major credit rating agencies, 'own' 80 per cent ...

  9. In search of a common destiny

    Posted Jun 29th 2004, 12:00am by James Tien

    ... confidence. Standard & Poor's rates Hong Kong's domestic currency 'negative', while Moody's and Fitch ratings agencies have also expressed concern. Hong Kong people want ...

  10. Void of vision

    Posted Aug 27th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... government. In May, Standard and Poor's (S&P) and Moody's Investors Service were concerned that, despite signs of an economic recovery, political worries might affect ...



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