# moodys - Saturday 17 May, 2014
Morning! Here’s everything you need to know before you start your Saturday (including the weather forecast).
# moodys - Friday 16 May, 2014
The ratings agency gave Ireland its second ratings bump in a year.
# moodys - Thursday 15 May, 2014
It would be the second upgrade in six months from the agency which has traditionally talked Ireland down.
# moodys - Monday 20 January, 2014
# moodys - Sunday 19 January, 2014
We’ve had a number of ‘good news’ economic stories in the last few days, but how are things feeling on a day-to-day basis?
# moodys - Saturday 18 January, 2014
# moodys - Friday 17 January, 2014
The ratings agency says that strong growth potential and the bailout exit were two major factors in the decision.
Good morning! Here are nine things you need to know as you start your day.
# moodys - Wednesday 18 December, 2013
Everybody’s talking about the bad weather, bankers charged with €7.2 billion fraud, and Ian Watkins sentenced to 35 years in prison.
# moodys - Sunday 17 November, 2013
The head of the NTMA John Corrigan said Ireland will need to engage with the markets in 2014 to pre-fund for the following year.
# moodys - Saturday 21 September, 2013
The National Treasury Management Agency said it is pleased with the upgrade.
# moodys - Saturday 23 February, 2013
# moodys - Friday 8 February, 2013
Danske Bank Markets said it now expects rating agencies to upgrade Ireland’s status while businesses say the deal will improve consumer confidence.
# moodys - Saturday 1 December, 2012
# moodys - Monday 8 October, 2012
# moodys - Friday 28 September, 2012
The results will follow yesterday’s budget announcement of over €30 billion in cuts.
# moodys - Thursday 20 September, 2012
County by county survey shows that there are still “substantial losses to be realised on irish residential mortgage loans”.
# moodys - Tuesday 24 July, 2012
# moodys - Friday 13 July, 2012
The credit rating agency has downgraded the third largest eurozone economy just hours ahead of its latest bond sale.
# moodys - Tuesday 26 June, 2012
Banks downgraded last night include one of the eurozone’s biggest – Banco Santander.
# moodys - Friday 22 June, 2012
Moody’s said the mass downgrade reflected the banks’ ability repay their debts.
# moodys - Saturday 16 June, 2012
The ratings agency also says that the Irish economy will only grow by 0.2 per cent in 2012.
# moodys - Thursday 14 June, 2012
# moodys - Wednesday 13 June, 2012
# moodys - Wednesday 6 June, 2012
Moody’s says six major banks, including the country’s second-biggest Commerzbank, are at risk of eurozone turmoil.
# moodys - Friday 18 May, 2012
The ratings agency raised fears over the “creditworthiness” of the country and its ability to support its banks.
# moodys - Tuesday 15 May, 2012
# moodys - Tuesday 24 April, 2012
Despite the fall of the country’s government over budget disagreements yesterday, the Netherlands raised €2 billion at a bond auction today.
# moodys - Friday 6 April, 2012
# moodys - Thursday 15 March, 2012
The nation has held onto its AAA rating but has been warned it could lose its top rating if cut-backs are eased.
# moodys - Monday 5 March, 2012
The only ratings agency to rank Ireland at ‘junk’ status says Ireland will have difficulty getting back to the markets.
# moodys - Monday 27 February, 2012
In its weekly credit outlook, Moody’s welcomes the plans to sell state assets – but that our position remains “challenging”.
# moodys - Tuesday 14 February, 2012
What downgrade? Italy flogs billions in 12-year bonds with interest rates falling dramatically on a similar bond last month.
France and the UK were both warned that they could lose their coveted AAA credit rating.
# moodys - Monday 16 January, 2012
# moodys - Thursday 29 December, 2011
2011 may be remembered in future as the year we sorted out the financial crisis – or the year in which it grew beyond our control.