Wednesday July 30, 2014 05:53

Stocks and Financial Services Press Releases

Photo Release: KBank makes plan for Meet the Expert: Wanna Be Rich? comedy Stcoks—29 Jul 14

Recently, Mr. Pakorn Partanapat, KASIKORNBANK Executive Vice President, and Mr. Panya Nirunkul, Chief Executive Officer of Workpoint Entertainment, held a press conference at KASIKORNBANK, Phahon Yothin Building, to introduce a comedy play “Meet

TMB Bank services accessible at GSB Stcoks—28 Jul 14

TMB Bank’s customers will have an additional 2,800 service points to make cash deposits into TMB accounts nationwide. The increased touch points for TMB’s service network is a result of a new strategic partnership forged between the Bank and

Photo Release: CIMB-Principal Asset Management Acquires Finansa Asset Management in Stcoks—28 Jul 14

Dato' Sri Nazir Razak (center) Group Chief Executive, CIMB Group; Jumpon Saimala (3rd left) Chief Executive Officer, CIMB-Principal Asset Management in Thailand; Subhak Siwaraksa (far right) Vorasit Pokachaiyapat (3rd right) Managing Director, Finansa

Thai alternative bourse welcomes plastic bottle maker Prodigy Stcoks—28 Jul 14

Market for Alternative Investment (mai), under The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) group, will list Prodigy pcl on July 29, under the ticker symbol "PDG." The company has a market capitalization at its initial public offering (IPO) of THB 756 million

NASDAQ OMX to Provide SMARTS Integrity Market Surveillance Platform to trueEX Stcoks—29 Jul 14

The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) and trueEX Group LLC, a Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)-regulated exchange for interest rate swaps, have announced a five-year partnership during which NASDAQ OMX will provide the SMARTS Integrity

Rating On One Japanese Synthetic CDO Tranche Raised, Off CreditWatch After Monthly Stcoks—29 Jul 14

TOKYO (Standard & Poor's) July 29, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services today raised its rating on one Japanese synthetic collateralized debt obligation (CDO) transaction, and removed the rating from CreditWatch with positive implications

KWG Property Holding Ltd.#s Proposed Senior Unsecured Notes Assigned #B+# And #cnBB-# Stcoks—29 Jul 14

HONG KONG (Standard & Poor's) July 29, 2014--Standard & Poor's RatingsServices today assigned its 'B+' long-term issue rating to a proposed issue ofU.S.-dollar-denominated senior unsecured notes by KWG Property Holding Ltd.(BB-/Negative/--;

Ratings On Japan-Based Resona Bank Affirmed At #A/A-1#; Outlook Stable Stcoks—29 Jul 14

TOKYO (Standard & Poor's) July 29, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Servicestoday affirmed its 'A' long-term and 'A-1' short-term counterparty creditratings on Resona Bank Ltd. after its holding company, Resona Holdings Inc.(not rated), said July

Rocklin, CA ICR Raised To #AA+# Due To The Application Of Our Criteria, Outlook Is Stcoks—29 Jul 14

SAN FRANCISCO (Standard & Poor's) July 28, 2014--Standard & Poor's RatingsServices raised its issuer credit rating (ICR) to 'AA+' from 'AA' on Rocklin,Calif. At the same time, Standard & Poor's raised its long-term and underlyingrating (SPUR)

Thailand Futures Exchange to launch gold physical exchange service Stcoks—29 Jul 14

Thailand Futures Exchange PCL (TFEX), under the Stock Exchange of Thailand group, joins hands with seven gold shop operators to offer physical gold exchange service for gold futures investors, enabling them to exchange a matured contract into physical

TRIS Rating Assigns Company Rating of FSCT at A- with Stable Outlook Stcoks—29 Jul 14

TRIS Rating has assigned a company rating of “A-” to The Federation of Savings and Credit Cooperatives of Thailand Ltd. (FSCT) with “stable” outlook. The rating reflects FSCT’s important role in promoting and developing the

TRIS Rating Affirms Company Rating and Outlook of PHSC at BBB+/Stable Stcoks—29 Jul 14

TRIS Rating has affirmed the company rating of Police General Hospital Saving and Credit Cooperative Ltd. (PHSC) at “BBB+” with “stable” outlook. The rating reflects the status of PHSC as a captive financial service provider for

Ratings On Australia Affirmed At #AAA/A-1+# On Monetary And Fiscal F Outlook Remains Stcoks—29 Jul 14

MELBOURNE (Standard & Poor's) July 29, 2014--Standard & Poor's RatingsServices said today it has affirmed its 'AAA/A-1+' unsolicited sovereigncredit ratings on the Commonwealth of Australia. The outlook remains stable. "The unsolicited ratings

Markham, IL GO Rating Lowered To #BB+# On Structural Imbalance And Criteria Stcoks—29 Jul 14

CHICAGO (Standard & Poor's) July 28, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Serviceslowered its underlying rating (SPUR) to 'BB+' from 'BBB-' on Markham, Ill.'spreviously issued general obligation (GO) debt. The outlook is stable. "The rating action is

EP Minerals LLC Assigned #B# Rating, Outlook Issue Ratings Assigned Stcoks—29 Jul 14

NEW YORK (Standard & Poor's) July 28, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Servicessaid today it assigned its 'B' corporate credit rating to specialty mineralsproducer EP Minerals LLC. The outlook is stable. At the same time, we assigned our 'B+'

Trinity Basin Preparatory, TX Education Revenue Bonds Assigned #AAA# Enhanced Program Stcoks—29 Jul 14

DALLAS (Standard & Poor's) July 28, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Servicesassigned its 'AAA' enhanced program rating to Arlington Higher EducationFinancial Corp., Texas' approximately $27.3 million series 2014A and 2014Beducation revenue bonds

Jamaican Business Climate to Receive a Boost Stcoks—29 Jul 14

WASHINGTON, July 28 2014 —Existing and new businesses operating in Jamaica will benefit from streamlined regulations and processes, public-private partnerships, as well as training and access to financing as a result of a US$ 50 million loan for

IMF Executive Board Approves US$5-Billion Arrangement for Morocco Under the Precautionary and Stcoks—29 Jul 14

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) today approved a new 24-month arrangement for Morocco under the Precautionary and Liquidity Line (PLL) in an amount equivalent to SDR 3.2351 billion (about US$5 billion, or 550 percent of

IMF Executive Board Discusses Sudans Progress Under Staff-Monitored Stcoks—29 Jul 14

On July 28, 2014, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) met to discuss the first review of Sudan’s performance under its Staff-Monitored Program (SMP). An SMP is an informal agreement between country authorities and Fund

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with the United Stcoks—29 Jul 14

The economy has rebounded strongly and prospects are promising. Headwinds that previously held back the economy—including adverse credit conditions and diminished confidence—have eased. There are signs that demand is becoming more balanced,

Enterprises must Reimagine themselves for the Digital Consumer Economy Stcoks—29 Jul 14

Tata Consultancy Services urges businesses to embrace Digital Reimagination, following launch of latest Global Trend Report Key findings: - To avoid going the way of many once powerful companies, firms must begin Digital Reimagination; changing their

Greenland Hong Kong Holdings# U.S. Dollar MTN Program And Senior Unsecured Notes Assigned #BB+# And Stcoks—28 Jul 14

HONG KONG (Standard & Poor's) July 28, 2014--Standard & Poor's RatingsServices today assigned its 'BB+' long-term issue rating and 'cnBBB+' GreaterChina regional scale rating to a US$2 billion medium-term notes (MTN) programthat Greenland Hong

All Ratings Raised In Cash Flow CLO Transaction Nash Point CLO Due To Improved Credit Stcoks—28 Jul 14

LONDON (Standard & Poor's) July 28, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Serviceshas today raised its credit ratings on Nash Point CLO's class A, B, C, D, andE notes (see list below). Today's rating actions follow our credit and cash flow analysis of

Poland-Based Specialist Retailer Empik Media Fashion S.A. Assigned Preliminary #B# Long-Term Stcoks—28 Jul 14

MOSCOW (Standard & Poor's) July 28, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Servicestoday assigned its preliminary 'B' long-term corporate credit rating toPoland-based specialist retailer for culture, entertainment, and children'sproducts Empik Media

Ratings On Standard Chartered Bank (Taiwan) Affirmed On Strong Parent Outlook Stcoks—28 Jul 14

TAIPEI (Standard & Poor's) July 28, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Servicessaid today it had affirmed its 'A+' long-term and 'A-1 short-term issuercredit ratings on Standard Chartered Bank (Taiwan) Ltd. (SCB Taiwan). At thesame time, we affirmed