That was a notch above
even the black- smith's domestic grandeurs, and it hit him hard; you could see it.
Although the overall volumes registered a notch above
50M (still anemic), volumes were mainly contributed by Cement Sector (13.5M), followed by Banks (5.7M) and Technology (5.1M).
Both Moodys Investors Service and Fitch Ratings have reaffirmed a credit rating of one notch above
minimum investment grade for the Philippines.
However, Halan said, its ratings can be maintained one notch above
the sovereign rating due to the company's strong credit metrics, low dependence on the domestic economy (70 per cent of revenue generated through exports and overseas) and superior access to the international capital markets.
The rating is a notch above
the minimum investment grade and the stable outlook indicates the absence of factors that can change the rating within the short term.
This is reflected in the sovereign constraint on Reale Mutua's ratings at 'BBB+', a notch above
the sovereign rating, in recognition of Reale Mutua's strong credit profile and international diversification into Spain (A-/Stable), where the group sources around 20% of its net premiums.
While this exercise showed that the counterpart risk assessment would be three notches above the bank's b1 baseline assessment, the rating was ultimately capped at one notch above
Cyprus' sovereign credit rating, Moody's said.
There was slight relief during the day on Saturday as the maximum temperature settled at 20.8, a notch above
the season's average."The sky will remain clear on Sunday with moderate fog in the morning and mist during the day,"an official said.
Summary: ChinaEe's GDP expanded 6.9% yoy in Q1, a notch above
the 6.8% in Q4 2016.
According to the Met department, the minimum temperature was recorded at 25.3 degree Celsius, a notch above
Light rains were recorded in parts of national capital even as the mercury settled a notch above
The alert status for the 1,715-metre volcano remained at one notch above
normal despite the latest activity, he said.
Moody's has South Africa two notches above junk with a negative outlook, Fitch rates the sovereign one notch above
junk with a stable outlook and Standard & Poor's (S&P) rates the sovereign the lowest -- one notch above
junk with a negative outlook.
But the ones that are a notch above
this have a quality that can only be described as a touch of magic about them as they cast us under their spell.