Scope Ratings
Scope Ratings

Scope Ratings

Scope is the European credit rating agency offering credit research from a distinctly European perspective.
Location: Frankfurt

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South Africa: High debt, modest growth outlook hinder return to investment grade

South Africa faces economic growth headwinds, still-elevated inflation and a high and rising debt burden. Economic growth to ease to 1.8% in 2022 before 1.1% in 2023 and 1.7% in 2024. Scope Ratings recently published BB+ ratings for South Africa; rat...
Scope Ratings Dennis
Dennis Shen @ Scope Ratings 30 November 2022
South Africa: High debt, modest growth outlook hinder return to investment grade
South Africa: High debt, modest growth outlook hinder return to investment grade

EU climate goals: Few countries on course to be "Fit for 55"

Only Greece and Portugal among EU states on track to meet targets. EU needs to address weaknesses in ESR framework, ETS. Reform challenge made harder by difficult economic, political and social context.
Scope Ratings Thibault
Thibault Vasse @ Scope Ratings 25 November 2022
EU climate goals: Few countries on course to be "Fit for 55"
EU climate goals: Few countries on course to be "Fit for 55"

Turkey: Current economic model widens imbalances, risks disorderly adjustment

Expansionary economic policies fail to boost supply to lower inflation, put the lira under constant pressure. The government set to embark on pre-election spending spree while using capital controls more freely. Risks grow of larger, faster drop in a...
Scope Ratings Levon
Levon Kameryan @ Scope Ratings 22 November 2022
Turkey: Current economic model widens imbalances, risks disorderly adjustment
Turkey: Current economic model widens imbalances, risks disorderly adjustment