Fitch Affirms Venezuelan Private Sector Banks; Takes Rating Actions on the National ScaleReuters

November 12, 2018 0 By NewsTakers

December 13, 2017 / 7:43 PM / a year ago
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) NEW YORK, December 13 (Fitch) Following a peer review, Fitch Ratings has affirmed the international ratings of the following Venezuelan private-sector banks: –Banesco, Banco Universal, CA (BBU); –Mercantil, C.A.
Banco Universal (Bancaribe); –Banco Exterior, C.A.
(BNC).
Fitch has published press releases for each of these banks which are available on ‘www.fitchratings.com.’
Contact: Theresa Paiz Fredel (Primary Analyst – BBU, BOD) Senior Director +1-212-908-0534 Fitch Ratings, Inc. 33 Whitehall Street New York, NY 10004 Mark Narron (Primary Analyst – Exterior, Bancaribe; Secondary Analyst -BBU) Director +1-212-612-7898 Robert Stoll (Primary Analyst – Mercantil, BNC) Director +1-212-908-9155 Liza Tello (Primary Analyst – MSF) Analyst +57 1 484 6770 Ext 1620 Andres Marquez (Secondary Analyst – Mercantil, MSF, Bancaribe) Director +571 326 9999, Ext.
1220 Larisa Arteaga (Secondary Analyst -BOD) Director +1 809 563-2481 Committee Chairperson Veronica Chau Senior Director +52 81 83 99 91 69 Related Research: –Fitch Downgrades Venezuela’s LTFC Rating to ‘RD’ (Nov. 14, 2017) Media Relations: Benjamin Rippey, New York, Tel: +1 646 582 4588, Email: benjamin.rippey@fitchratings.com.
Additional information is available on www.fitchratings.com ALL FITCH CREDIT RATINGS ARE SUBJECT TO CERTAIN LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS.
IN ADDITION, RATING DEFINITIONS AND THE TERMS OF USE OF SUCH RATINGS ARE AVAILABLE ON THE AGENCY’S PUBLIC WEB SITE AT WWW.FITCHRATINGS.COM.
DIRECTORS AND SHAREHOLDERS RELEVANT INTERESTS ARE AVAILABLE here .

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