News, Comment & Analysis results for Fitch

Banking Crisis
10 December 2021

Fitch Cuts Evergrande To "Restricted Default"

The Chinese homebuilder has been selling assets in recent months to raise the money it owes to...

8 December 2021

Brace For Tighter Banking Rules - Fitch

Regulators generally lightened capital rules and other requirements on banks when COVID-19 hit,...

24 May 2021

Global Ransomware Attacks Surge, Threatening Financial Sector - Fitch

The recent crippling attack on a major US petroleum pipeline by ransomware hackers shows how...

Banking Crisis
20 November 2020

There Are Cracks In China's Banking System, Fitch Warns

One of the world's big three rating agencies says that about a third of large and medium-size banks...

11 February 2020

Banks' Relief Moves Should Ease Virus Pain In Hong Kong, Macao - Fitch

One of the "big three" credit rating agencies works out how moves by banks to take some pressure...

19 December 2019

Fitch Frowns On Westpac After Capital Charge Hike

The Australian bank braces itself for potential further downgrades to its ratings after one of the...

10 July 2019

Deutsche Faces Big Turnaround Test

Fitch said the execution risks are high in Deutsche's plans to slash costs and risks, as announced...

22 February 2017

Ratings Of Singapore's Big Three Local Banks Will Hold Steady - Fitch

With the three main Singaporean banks reporting full-year results, a ratings agency says their debt...

21 February 2014

Ratings Agency Smiles On Singapore's "Big Three" Banks

Singaporean banks should remain resilient in the face of a more challenging operating environment...

3 October 2013

Uneven European Asset Management Growth Likely In 2014 - Fitch


Comment & Analysis results for Fitch

19 March 2012

Hong Kong Banks Can Withstand China Headwinds - Fitch