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.