John Corrigan, chief executive officer of Ireland’s National Treasury Management Agency, said he’s pressing ratings agencies to recognize the progress the nation has made in dealing with its problems.
Australia will cut spending on foreign aid, welfare and the public service and impose a tax on the highest paid as Prime Minister Tony Abbott uses his first budget to downsize government and set a path to surplus.
Britain is forcing Stephen Jobling and his stroke patients to defend the nation’s AAA credit rating.
South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan made the following comments at a press conference in Cape Town today, ahead of delivering his mid-term budget to Parliament:
Wilbur Ross, Loan Securitization, Ratings Firms