Sunday 15, June 2014 by Matthew Amlôt

Fitch affirms Lebanon at 'B'; outlook negative

Fitch Ratings has affirmed Lebanon's long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at 'B'. The issue ratings on Lebanon's senior unsecured foreign and local currency bonds were also affirmed at 'B'. The outlooks on the long-term IDRs are negative. The Country Ceiling has been affirmed at 'B' and the short-term foreign currency IDR at 'B'.

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