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Tuesday, Aug 24, 2021
MARC has lowered its ratings on Alpha Circle Sdn Bhd’s outstanding RM140 million Senior Sukuk Musharakah to BBIS from BBBIS and RM55 million Junior Sukuk Musharakah to BIS from BBIS. The rating action highlights the ongoing challenges surrounding the hire of foreign labour that has remained significantly affected by measures implemented to contain the COVID-19 pandemic. Among these are the ...

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Monday, May 24, 2021
MARC has lowered its ratings on Alpha Circle Sdn Bhd’s outstanding RM140 million Senior Sukuk Musharakah to BBBIS from AIS and RM55 million Junior Sukuk Musharakah to BBIS from BBBIS. The downgrades reflect increased concerns on Alpha Circle’s ability to meet its remaining sukuk repayments as its cash flow has been substantially impacted by the operational disruption in foreign worker per...

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Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021
MARC has placed its ratings on Alpha Circle Sdn Bhd’s Senior Sukuk Musharakah of AIS and Junior Sukuk Musharakah of BBBIS on MARCWatch Negative.The rating action follows Alpha Circle’s inability to meet payments totalling RM20.3 million due on February 23, 2021 which has now been extended to March 3, 2021 under an indulgence granted by sukukholders. Alpha Circle’s lack of funds has been attr...

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Thursday, Feb 11, 2021
MARC has lowered its ratings on Alpha Circle Sdn Bhd’s outstanding RM160 million Senior Sukuk Musharakah to AIS from AA-IS, and RM55 million Junior Sukuk Musharakah to BBBIS from AIS. The ratings outlook remains negative.Our rating action is premised on lingering issues related to the foreign labour force in the wake of border closures amid the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition to hampering new for...

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Monday, Nov 30, 2020
MARC has affirmed its ratings on Alpha Circle Sdn Bhd’s RM540 million Senior Sukuk Musharakah and RM55 million Junior Sukuk Musharakah at AA-IS and AIS. The ratings outlook has been revised to negative from stable. The current outstanding of senior sukuk is RM160 million and junior sukuk is RM55 million.Alpha Circle is the funding vehicle of NERS Sdn Bhd, the contractor for the 12-year governmen...

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Wednesday, Jan 15, 2020
MARC has affirmed its ratings on Alpha Circle Sdn Bhd’s RM540 million Senior Sukuk Musharakah and RM55 million Junior Sukuk Musharakah at AA-IS and AIS. The ratings outlook has been revised to stable from negative.The outlook revision incorporates the improvement in the volume of foreign worker permits issued since the conclusion of the government-initiated rehiring programme in June 2018. D...

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Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019
MARC has affirmed its ratings on Alpha Circle Sdn Bhd’s RM540 million Senior Sukuk Musharakah and RM55 million Junior Sukuk Musharakah at AA-IS and AIS. The ratings outlook remains negative. The affirmed ratings primarily consider the improvement in the volume of work permits issued for foreign workers with the uptrend reflecting moderate success of the government programme to rehire/legal...

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Wednesday, Dec 20, 2017
MARC has affirmed its ratings on Alpha Circle Sdn Bhd’s (Alpha Circle) Senior Sukuk Musharakah (Senior Sukuk) and Junior Sukuk Musharakah (Junior Sukuk) at AA-IS and AIS respectively. The two-notch rating differential reflects the subordination of the Junior Sukuk to the Senior Sukuk in terms of payment and security. The ratings outlook has been revised to negative from stable. The outstanding u...

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Friday, Jan 06, 2017
MARC has affirmed its ratings on Alpha Circle Sdn Bhd’s (Alpha Circle) RM540 million Senior Sukuk Musharakah (Senior Sukuk) and RM55 million Junior Sukuk Musharakah (Junior Sukuk) at AA-IS and AIS respectively with a stable outlook. The two-notch rating differential reflects the subordination of the Junior Sukuk to the Senior Sukuk in terms of payment and security. As at end-November 2016, the ...

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Monday, Dec 14, 2015
MARC has affirmed the ratings of AA-IS and AIS on Alpha Circle Sdn Bhd’s (Alpha Circle) RM540 million Senior Sukuk Musharakah (Senior Sukuk) and RM55 million Junior Sukuk Musharakah (Junior Sukuk) with a stable outlook. The two-notch rating differential between the Senior Sukuk and the Junior Sukuk reflects the latter’s subordinated ranking in priority of payment and security. The affirm...

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