Moody's

Moody's lowers outlook on MCT to negative amid Covid-19 pandemic

MOODY'S Investors Service has lowered its outlook on Mapletree Commercial Trust (MCT) to negative from stable amid the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Record number of firms in 'crossover zone' in Q1, says Moody's

A RECORD high of 96 non-financial companies have entered the "crossover zone" - the credit ratings closest to the line between speculative grade and investment grade - by the end of the first...

Hospitality S-Reits, integrated resorts most exposed to fallout from outbreak: Moody's

THE revenue-generating capacities of Singapore's gaming sector and hospitality real estate investment trusts (Reits) will be the hardest hit by the novel coronavirus outbreak, according to Moody's...

MAS move to bar e-wallet operators from lending will benefit local banks: Moody's

SINGAPORE - Local banks will benefit from the impending move by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to bar larger electronic wallet operators from lending their wallet funds, according to...

World's first unified payment QR code credit positive for Singapore banks: Moody's

CREDIT ratings agency Moody’s said on Thursday that the launch of the world’s first unified payment QR code, or the Singapore Quick Response Code (SGQR), will accelerate mobile payments in the...