Press Releases - Date: Previous 30 days
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Thursday, Jul 02, 2020
MARC has affirmed its public information foreign currency sovereign rating of AAA/stable on Malaysia under its national rating scale. The AAA rating reflects several credit strengths, including a competitive and well diversified economy. It was, for example, positioned relatively high at number 27 in the 2019 edition of the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Index 4.0 rankings. It is ...

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Wednesday, Jul 01, 2020
MARC has affirmed its ratings on Putrajaya Holdings Sdn Bhd’s (PJH) issuances under the following programmes:RM370.0 million Sukuk Musharakah Programme (due 2030) at AAAIS / stable;RM3.0 billion Sukuk Musharakah Programme (due 2032) at AAAIS / stable; andRM1.5 billion Sukuk Musharakah Medium-Term Notes (MTN) Programme (due 2033) at AAAIS / stable.The ratings affirmation and outlook are premised ...

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Wednesday, Jul 01, 2020
MARC has affirmed its AAAIS rating on Putrajaya Bina Sdn Bhd’s (PBSB) RM1.58 billion Islamic Medium-Term Notes (Sukuk Wakalah) Programme. The rating outlook is stable.PBSB was established as a funding vehicle for its parent Putrajaya Holdings Sdn Bhd (PJH) (AAA/Stable) to undertake the development of nine blocks of government office buildings and one block of shared facilities in Parcel F, Preci...

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Wednesday, Jul 01, 2020
MARC has affirmed its AA-IS rating on Sinar Kamiri Sdn Bhd’s Green Sustainable and Responsible Investment (SRI) Sukuk Wakalah of up to RM245.0 million. The rating outlook is stable.Sinar Kamiri owns and operates a 49.0MWac solar photovoltaic plant (SPP), which has been operational since November 27, 2018. The affirmed rating reflects Sinar Kamiri’s steady project fundamentals th...

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Monday, Jun 29, 2020
MARC has assigned a final rating of AA-IS to Leader Energy Sdn Bhd’s (Leader Energy) proposed ASEAN Green Sustainable and Responsible Investment (SRI) Sukuk Wakalah of up to RM260.0 million. 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 docume...

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Friday, Jun 19, 2020
MARC has assigned preliminary ratings of AAAIS/MARC-1IS to Gas Malaysia Distribution Sdn Bhd’s (GMD) proposed Islamic Medium-Term Notes (IMTN) programme and Islamic Commercial Papers (ICP) programme with a combined limit of up to RM1.0 billion. The ratings outlook is stable. GMD is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Gas Malaysia Berhad and was established under a group-wide reorganisation that in...

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Friday, Jun 19, 2020
MARC has affirmed its AA-IS rating on SAJ Capital Sdn Bhd’s Sukuk Murabahah of up to RM650.0 million. The rating outlook is stable. SAJ Capital is 100%-owned by Ranhill Capital Sdn Bhd, which holds an 80% interest in Ranhill SAJ Sdn Bhd (RSAJ), the sole water treatment operator and treated water distributor in Johor. SAJ Capital functions only as a single-purpose funding conduit for the suk...

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Friday, Jun 19, 2020
MARC has affirmed its financial institution (FI) ratings of AAA/MARC-1 on Islamic Development Bank (IsDB), as well as its rating of AAAIS on the Sukuk Wakalah programme of up to RM400 million issued by Tadamun Services Berhad, a trust established by IsDB. The outlook on the ratings is stable.The affirmed FI ratings reflect IsDB’s preferred creditor status as a multilateral development bank (MDB)...

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Wednesday, Jun 17, 2020
MARC has withdrawn its ratings of MARC-1/AA- on Murud Capital Sdn Bhd’s Senior Commercial Papers/Medium-Term Notes (Senior CP/MTN) programme of up to RM290 million. The rating withdrawal follows the full redemption of the outstanding RM244 million Senior CP and subsequent cancellation of the programme.Upon the withdrawal, MARC will no longer provide analytical coverage on the issuer.Contact:Lim ...

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Monday, Jun 15, 2020
MARC has affirmed its AA-IS rating on Southern Power Generation Sdn Bhd’s (SPG) Sukuk Wakalah of up to RM4.0 billion with a stable outlook.SPG is a 51:49 joint venture between Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) and SIPP Energy Sdn Bhd (SIPP) and was established to develop a 2x720-megawatt (MW) combined-cycle gas-fired power plant in Pasir Gudang. Construction of the power plant is nearly complete, regist...

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