Articles tagged with: Sistema and Fitch Ratings

Russia's MTS Gets Ratings Outlook Upgrade

On a standalone basis, MTS's credit profile is commensurate with a low investment grade rating. MTS's ratings are notched down for the negative influence of Sistema, MTS's majority shareholder.  more

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Fitch Affirms the Debt ratings of Russia's MTS with Stable Outlook

Fitch Ratings said that on a stand-alone basis MTS's credit profile conforms to low investment grade. It is an established mobile operator with strong margins and free cash flow (FCF) generation and modest leverage.  more

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Fitch Changes Outlook on Sistema and MTS to Positive

Fitch Ratings has changed Russia-based Sistema and subsidiary Mobile TeleSystems's (MTS) Outlooks to Positive from Stable. more

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Fitch Maintains Russia's MTS on Ratings Watch Negative

Fitch Ratings says that it is maintaining Russia's MTS on Rating Watch Negative (RWN) following news that it is to buy a controlling stake in landline operator, Comstar from its parent company, Sistema. more

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Fitch Revises Russia's MTS Debt Ratings Outlook to Negative

Fitch Ratings has affirmed Russia-based Mobile TeleSystems's (MTS) Long-term Issuer Default rating (IDR) at 'BB+'. The Outlooks for the Long-term IDR and National Long-term rating have been revised to Negative from Stable. more

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