Fitch affirms AA- rating with Stable outlook
14 November 2018
On 13 November 2018 Fitch Ratings has affirmed Rabobank's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'AA-' with a Stable Outlook, the Viability Rating (VR) at 'a+' and Short-Term IDR at 'F1+'. The rating actions are part of a portfolio review of major Dutch banking groups rated by Fitch.
Rabobank's Long-Term IDR and senior debt ratings are one notch above its Viability Rating. According to Fitch 'the one-notch uplift reflects the bank's significant qualifying junior debt buffer, which could be made available to protect senior obligations from default in case of failure.'.
Published: 14 November 2018, 9:30 CET
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