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Fitch has lowered the forecast under bonds Gazprom

Today, on February, 10th, it became known that rating agency Fitch Ratings has changed the forecast on a rating of bonds Gazprom International SA with stable on negative also has confirmed a rating at level BBB +.
As have declared in Fitch, forecast change on a rating of bonds Gazprom follows from the transaction between Gazprom and two European importers located in Italy and the Netherlands - ENI Spa and Gasunie. Both importers buy gas at Gazprom also carry out payments through accounts of receipts which represent itself as maintenance under the transaction.

in Fitch notice that forecast change on a rating of bonds Gazprom International SA follows change with stable on negative the forecast on ratings Gazprom on which finally there is a recourse under the transaction.

forecast Change on ratings Gazprom it has been caused by fall of a long-term rating of a default of the emitter of the Russian Federation to level BBB with negative the forecast.

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