13 July 2011 - Standard & Poor's has assigned a brAAA
rating to the future fifth debenture issue of Brazilian power distributor Elektro (SAO:EKTR3) amounting to BRL300m (USD190.3m/EUR135.9m).
14 April 2011 -- S&P on Wednesday maintained its BBB-/A-3 global scale and brAAA
national scale counterparty credit ratings with "stable" outlook on Banco do Nordeste do Brasil SA (SAO:BNBR3).
4 April 2011 - S&P on Friday cut to BB+/B-1 from BBB-/A-3 its global-scale ratings and to brAA+ from brAAA
its national-scale credit ratings of BES Investimento do Brasil (BESI Brasil).
national-scale ratings on its core insurance units Bradesco Seguros and Bradesco Capitalizacao also remained unchanged.
It has demonstrated an "excellent" debt-servicing capacity relative to other domestic issuers as seen in its national-scale rating of brAAA
At the same time, the service gave the bank brAAA
Brazil national scale rating.
21 October 2010 - Fitch Ratings has raised its rating on the Brazilian subsidiary of US power company Duke Energy Corp (NYSE:DUK), to braAA
from braAA-, on national scale.
4 October 2010 - S&P said on Friday it had maintained its ratings on Brazilian steel manufacturer Usinas Siderurgicas de Minas Gerais SA (Usiminas) (SAO:USIM5), including the BBB- global scale and brAAA
national scale corporate credit ratings with a "stable" outlook.
5 July 2010 - Standard & Poor's raised its national scale credit rating for Brazilian power distributor Elektro (SAO:EKTR3), to brAAA