Press Releases - Date: Previous 30 days
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Monday, Oct 25, 2021
MARC has assigned a preliminary rating of A+IS to Yinson Holdings Berhad’s proposed RM1.0 billion Islamic Medium-Term Notes (IMTN) programme with a stable outlook. This follows the corporate credit rating of A+ that MARC assigned to Yinson on June 23, 2021. The rating on the IMTN programme is driven by Yinson’s strong business profile in the floating, production, storage and offloading ve...

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Friday, Oct 22, 2021
MARC has assigned a final rating of AAAIS to Bank Pertanian Malaysia Berhad’s (Agrobank) RM1.0 billion Islamic Medium-Term Notes Programme (IMTN Programme). The rating outlook is stable.The rating agency has reviewed the final documentation for the programme and is satisfied that the terms and conditions have not changed in any material way from the draft documentation on which the preliminary r...

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Friday, Oct 15, 2021
MARC has downgraded its rating on Segi Astana Sdn Bhd’s RM415.0 million ASEAN Green Medium-Term Notes (MTN) facility to A+ from AA-. The rating outlook is maintained at negative. The rating benefits from a single notch uplift based on the undertaking from parent WCT Holdings Berhad (WCT) (AA-/Stable) to provide liquidity support. Segi Astana’s weakened credit profile reflects the impact o...

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Friday, Oct 15, 2021
MARC has affirmed its AA- and AA-IS ratings on WCT Holdings Berhad’s RM1.0 billion Medium-Term Notes (MTN) Programme and RM1.5 billion Sukuk Murabahah Programme. Concurrently, the rating agency also affirmed its AIS rating on WCT Holdings’ RM1.0 billion Perpetual Sukuk Musharakah Programme. All ratings carry a stable outlook. The ratings affirmation considers WCT Holdings’ established t...

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Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021
MARC has revised the ratings outlook on Konsortium Lebuhraya Utara-Timur (KL) Sdn Bhd's (Kesturi) RM2.3 billion Sukuk Musharakah (Senior Sukuk) and RM180 million Redeemable Secured Junior Bonds to negative from stable. Concurrently, the rating agency has affirmed its AA-IS and A- ratings on the Senior Sukuk and Junior Bonds, with the three-notch rating differential between them reflecting the latt...

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Monday, Oct 11, 2021
MARC has affirmed its ratings of MARC-1IS and A+IS on George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad’s (George Kent) RM100.0 million Islamic Commercial Papers Programme and RM500.0 million Islamic Medium-Term Notes Programme (collectively Sukuk Programmes), subject to a combined limit of RM500.0 million. The ratings outlook is stable. The rating affirmation mainly reflects George Kent’s stable water meter...

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Friday, Oct 08, 2021
MARC has affirmed its AA-IS rating on Leader Energy Sdn Bhd’s outstanding ASEAN Green Sustainable and Responsible Investment (SRI) Sukuk Wakalah of RM255.0 million. The rating outlook is stable. Leader Energy is the investment holding company of two solar power project companies with solar power projects in Kuala Muda, Kedah. The solar power plants have a combined capacity of 49MW.The rating aff...

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Thursday, Oct 07, 2021
MARC has affirmed its AAAIS  rating on TTM Sukuk Berhad’s (TTM SPV) RM600.0 million Sukuk Murabahah, with a stable outlook.TTM SPV is the funding vehicle of Trans Thai-Malaysia (Thailand) Ltd (TTMT) for the construction of two additional gas pipelines to transport natural gas from the Malaysia-Thailand Joint Development Area in the Gulf of Thailand to the industrial city of Rayong in Thaila...

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Wednesday, Oct 06, 2021
MARC views the acquisition of Danajamin Nasional Berhad (Danajamin) by Bank Pembangunan Malaysia Berhad (Bank Pembangunan) does not have immediate rating implications on both entities. The rating agency currently rates both entities at AAA with a stable outlook.  Bank Pembangunan will acquire 50% of Danajamin’s shares from Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Berhad (CGC) and the rema...

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Wednesday, Oct 06, 2021
MARC has affirmed its investment manager rating (IMR) of IMR-2 on Kenanga Investors Berhad (KIB) and KIB’s wholly-owned subsidiary Kenanga Islamic Investors Berhad (KIIB).The IMR rating continues to factor KIB’s well-established investment processes and sound risk management practices. The IMR rating on KIIB mirrors KIB’s based on our assessment on the former’s significant integration with...

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