Capital Intelligence RSS Feed http://www.ciratings.com/_rss/news.xml Capital Intelligence Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3140 Ratings of TSKB Bank Withdrawn for Business Reasons Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has withdrawn the credit ratings and discontinued analytical coverage of Türkiye Sinai Kalkinma Bankasi A.Ş. (TSKB). 23 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3139 Ratings of ICBC Turkey Bank Withdrawn for Business Reasons Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has withdrawn the credit ratings and discontinued analytical coverage of ICBC Turkey Bank A.Ş. (ICBCT). 23 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3138 Bank Muscat - FCRs Affirmed with a Stable Outlook Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has affirmed the Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating (LT FCR) and Short-Term Foreign Currency Rating (ST FCR) of Bank Muscat at 'BBB-' and 'A3', respectively. At the same time, CI Ratings has assigned a Bank Standalone Rating (BSR) of 'bb+'. 20 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3137 National Bank of Oman - FCRs Affirmed with a Stable Outlook Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has affirmed the Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating (LT FCR) and Short-Term Foreign Currency Rating (ST FCR) of National Bank of Oman (NBO) at 'BBB-' and 'A3', respectively. The Bank has also been assigned a Bank Standalone Rating (BSR) of 'bb+', a Core Financial Strength (CFS) rating of 'bbb-' and an Extraordinary Support Level (ESL) of Moderate. 20 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3136 Oman Arab Bank - FCRs Affirmed with a Stable Outlook Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has affirmed the Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating (LT FCR) and Short-Term Foreign Currency Rating (ST FCR) of Oman Arab Bank (OAB) at 'BBB-' and 'A3', respectively. The Bank has also been assigned a Bank Standalone Rating (BSR) of 'bb+', a Core Financial Strength (CFS) rating of 'bbb-' and an Extraordinary Support Level (ESL) of Moderate. 20 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3135 Lebanon - Sovereign Ratings Affirmed Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has affirmed Lebanon's Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating (LT FCR) and Long-Term Local Currency Rating (LT LCR) at 'B'. At the same time, CI Ratings has affirmed the sovereign's Short-Term Foreign Currency Rating (ST FCR) and Short-Term Local Currency Rating (ST LCR) at 'B'. The Outlook for Lebanon's Ratings remains Negative. CI has also affirmed the 'B' foreign currency issue ratings assigned to Lebanon's USD3 billion global notes issued in three tranches (USD1.25 billion due in 2027; USD1 billion due in 2032; and USD0.75 billion due in 2037), and affirmed the Outlook as Negative. 17 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3134 Attica Bank - FCRs Affirmed with a Stable Outlook Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has affirmed the Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating (LT FCR) and Short-Term Foreign Currency Rating (ST FCR) of Attica Bank (ATB) at 'B-' and 'B', respectively. The LT FCR Outlook remains Stable. CI Ratings has also assigned a Bank Standalone Rating (BSR) of 'b-' with a Stable Outlook and a Core Financial Strength (CFS) rating of 'b-'. 16 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3133 Alpha Bank - FCRs Affirmed with a Stable Outlook Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has affirmed the Long -Term Foreign Currency Rating (LT FCR) and Short-Term Foreign Currency Rating (ST FCR) of Alpha Bank (AB) at 'B+' and 'B', respectively. The LT FCR Outlook remains Stable. CI Ratings has also assigned a Bank Standalone Rating (BSR) of 'b+' with a Stable Outlook and a Core Financial Strength (CFS) rating of 'b+'. 14 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3132 Iran - Sovereign Ratings Lowered; Outlook Revised to Stable Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has lowered Iran's Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating (LT FCR) and Long-Term Local Currency Rating (LT LCR) to 'B' from 'B+'. At the same time, CI Ratings has affirmed the sovereign's Short-Term Foreign Currency Rating (ST FCR) and Short-Term Local Currency Rating (ST LCR) at 'B'. The Outlook for all ratings has been revised to Stable from Negative. 10 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3131 Sohar International Bank - Ratings Withdrawn Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, has withdrawn the credit ratings and discontinued analytical coverage of Sohar International Bank (SIB). The decision to withdraw the ratings has been taken by CI Ratings at the request of the Bank and does not reflect a change in the creditworthiness of the rated entity. 09 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3130 Qatar International Islamic Bank - FCR Affirmed; Outlook Revised to Stable from Negative Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has affirmed the Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating (LT FCR) of Qatar International Islamic Bank (QIIB) at 'A'. At the same time, CI Ratings has adjusted the Bank's Short-Term Foreign Currency Rating (ST FCR) to 'A1' from 'A2'. The Bank has also been assigned a Bank Standalone Rating (BSR) of' 'bbb+', a Core Financial Strength (CFS) rating of 'bbb+' and an Extraordinary Support Level (ESL) of High. 08 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3129 Ratings of Bank of Industry and Mine Withdrawn Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has withdrawn the credit ratings and discontinued analytical coverage of Bank of Industry and Mine (BIM). 07 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3128 Doha Bank - FCR Lowered; Outlook Revised to Stable from Negative Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has has lowered the Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating (LT FCR) of Doha Bank QSC (DB) to 'A' from 'A+'. At the same time, CI Ratings has adjusted the Bank's Short-Term Foreign Currency Rating (ST FCR) to 'A1' from 'A2'. The LT FCR Outlook has been revised to Stable from Negative. We have also assigned a Bank Standalone Rating (BSR) of 'bbb+' with a Stable Outlook, a Core Financial Strength (CFS) rating of 'bbb+' and an Extraordinary Support Level (ESL) of High. 07 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3127 Arab Banking Corporation BSC (Bank ABC) - FCRs Affirmed with a Stable Outlook Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has affirmed the Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating (LT FCR) and Short-Term  Foreign Currency Rating (ST FCR) of Arab Banking Corporation B.S.C. (ABC) at 'BBB+' and 'A2', respectively. The LT FCR Outlook remains Stable. At the same time, CI Ratings has assigned a Bank Standalone Rating (BSR) to the Bank of 'bbb' with a Stable Outlook. 07 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3126 Commercial Bank - FCR Affirmed; Outlook Remains Negative Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has affirmed the Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating (LT FCR) of Commercial Bank (Cb) at 'A-'. At the same time, CI Ratings has adjusted the Bank's Short-Term Foreign Currency Rating (ST FCR) to 'A1' from 'A2'. Cb has also been assigned a Bank Standalone Rating (BSR) of 'bbb-', a Core Financial Strength (CFS) rating of 'bb+' and an Extraordinary Support Level (ESL) of High. The Outlook for the LT FCR and BSR is Negative. 06 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3125 Ahli Bank - FCR Affirmed; Outlook Revised to Stable from Negative Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has affirmed the Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating (LT FCR) of Ahli Bank Q.S.C  (ABQ) at 'A'. At the same time, CI Ratings has adjusted the Bank's Short-Term Foreign Currency Rating (ST FCR) to 'A1' from 'A2'. The LT FCR Outlook has been revised to Stable from Negative. We have also assigned a Bank Standalone Rating (BSR) of 'bbb+' with a Stable Outlook, a Core Financial Strength (CFS) rating of 'bbb+' and an Extraordinary Support Level (ESL) of High. 06 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3124 Piraeus Bank - FCRs Affirmed with a Stable Outlook Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has affirmed the Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating (LT FCR) and Short-Term Foreign Currency Rating (ST FCR) of Piraeus Bank (PB) at 'B' and 'B', respectively. The Outlook for the LT FCR is Stable. CI Ratings has also assigned a Bank Standalone Rating (BSR) of 'b' with a Stable Outlook, and a Core Financial Strength (CFS) rating of 'b'. 06 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3123 Eurobank Ergasias - FCRs Affirmed with a Stable Outlook Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has affirmed the Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating (LT FCR) and Short Term Foreign Currency Rating (ST FCR) of Eurobank Ergasias (EE) at 'B+' and 'B', respectively. 03 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3122 National Bank of Greece - FCRs Affirmed with a Stable Outlook Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has affirmed the Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating (LT FCR) and Short-Term Foreign Currency Rating (ST FCR) of National Bank of Greece (NBG) at 'B+' and 'B', respectively. 03 May 2019 Capital Intelligence http://www.ciratings.com/news/2019/05/24/3121 Union National Bank - Ratings Withdrawn Following Merger with Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, today announced that it has withdrawn the ratings of Union National Bank (UNB), based in Abu Dhabi, following its merger with Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB). UNB ceased to exist as a legal entity on 1 May 2019, with ADCB becoming the merged entity's legal successor in all its rights and obligations. 03 May 2019 Capital Intelligence