Ratings

MARC Ratings affirms Konsortium KAJV’s AA-IS rating

MARC Ratings has affirmed its AA-IS rating on Konsortium KAJV Sdn Bhd’s (KAJV) RM1.0 billion Sukuk Wakalah Programme with a stable outlook. The rating mirrors Terengganu’s sub-sovereign AA-/Stable rating and reflects the capacity of the Terengganu state government to meet its payment obligations due on the Facility Payment Certificates (FPC) it issued for work completed …

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MARC Ratings revises Tropicana’s ratings outlook to stable

MARC Ratings has revised its outlook on Tropicana Corporation Berhad’s rated programmes to stable from negative. Concurrently, the ratings on the programmes, the RM1.5 billion Islamic Medium-Term Notes (IMTN) (Sukuk Wakalah) and RM2.0 billion Perpetual Sukuk, have been affirmed at AIS and A-IS. The outlook revision considers the improved credit profile of Tropicana, driven by …

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MARC Ratings withdraws Bank Muamalat’s RM2.0 billion Senior Sukuk Programme rating

MARC Ratings has withdrawn its rating of A+IS on Bank Muamalat Malaysia Berhad’s RM2.0 billion Senior Sukuk Programme. The rating withdrawal follows the termination of the programme as confirmed by the facility agent on April 23, 2024. MARC Ratings’ analytical coverage on Bank Muamalat’s issuance is now limited to the bank’s RM5.0 billion Sukuk Wakalah …

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MARC Ratings assigns preliminary MARC-1IS rating to OCK’s proposed ICP Programme and affirms its Tranche 1 Sukuk rating at AA-IS

MARC Ratings has assigned a preliminary MARC-1IS rating to OCK Group Berhad’s (OCK) proposed RM500.0 million Islamic Commercial Papers (ICP) Programme. The rating agency has concurrently affirmed its AA-IS/Stable rating on OCK’s RM400.0 million Tranche 1 Sukuk Murabahah under its RM700 million Sukuk Murabahah Programme. As at end-February 2024, the outstanding amount under the Sukuk …

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MARC Ratings revises rating outlook of cocoa grinders Guan Chong and JB Cocoa to negative

MARC Ratings has revised its rating outlook on the sukuk programmes of its rated cocoa grinders, Guan Chong Berhad (AA-IS) and JB Cocoa Sdn Bhd (A+IS), to negative from stable. The rating action is driven by the prevailing abnormal price environment for cocoa beans, having risen steeply from USD3,835/MT to USD9,193/MT between end-October 2023 and …

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