19.11.1998 12.00
Pörssitiedotteet

Fingridin luottokelpoisuus muuttui AAsta AA miinukseksi

Kansainvälinen luottokelpoisuusyhtiö Standard & Poors's Ratings Services on 19 marraskuuta 1998 lähettänyt seuraavan tiedotteen: ​
"Standard & Poor's today has lowered its long-term rating of the Finnish national grid, Fingrid Oyj. At the same time the short-term rating of Fingrid is affirmed. These actions, in part, result from the Finnish government's decision to place the state-owned electric utility Imatran Voima Oy (IVO) and Neste under a common holding company structure to create the Fortum group."
 
"The outlook on the long-term rating of Fingrid is stable."
 
Ratings Downgraded;
 
Fingrid Oyj To From
 
Long-term issuer credit rating AA- AA
 
Senior unsecured debt AA- AA
 
Rating Affirmed
Fingrid Oyj
 
Short-term issuer credit rating A-1+
 
"OUTLOOK (Fingrid Oyj): Stable. The stable outlook reflects the flexible regulatory regime, which should enable Fingrid to avoid financial difficulties despite a highly leveraged capital structure."
 
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