Healthcare – US: Public health insurance proposals would be positive for US consumers but create fiscal risks for the sovereign
13 NOV 2019|Sector In-Depth|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
The adoption of new or expanded federal healthcare programs would expand the role of the federal government in financing healthcare, but to varying degrees.
06 NOV 2019|Sector In-Depth|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
Income inequality is associated with less predictable policy environments, higher spending pressures and weaker long-term growth.
Brexit – United Kingdom: Brexit extension removes immediate risk of no deal but prolongs uncertainty
30 OCT 2019|Sector Comment|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
The extension of the Brexit process until 31 January 2020 removes the immediate risk of a no-deal Brexit. However, it extends the uncertainty over the date and terms of the UK's departure.
Telecommunications – EMEA: Outlook negative as revenue stalls, spending builds, regulatory concerns persist
29 OCT 2019|Outlook|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
We see no catalysts for improvement. Companies have little room for financial maneuver as GDP growth slows and capital spending requirements rise.
Government of Tunisia: Elections cement democratic process, but fragmentation points to reform challenges
21 OCT 2019|Issuer Comment|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
Our base case remains that a coalition government supported by parties across the political spectrum will be formed in time to pass the 2020 budget due before the end of this year.
Broadcast Television – US: Stable view on growing retransmission fees, political ad cash will help lower leverage
21 OCT 2019|Outlook|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
Increasing retransmission fees and expectations of major election-year ad spending support our stable outlook for Broadcast TV in the US
Healthcare – US: Public health insurance proposals would cut into industry margins, with single-payer posing the deepest threat
16 OCT 2019|Sector In-Depth|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
The adoption of new or expanded federal programs would have varied credit implications for different sectors of the US healthcare industry, depending on the scope of each plan.
Moody's - US public health insurance proposals would cut into industry margins, with single-payer posing the deepest threat
16 OCT 2019|Research Announcement|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
Proposals to expand federal healthcare programs would have credit implications for major sectors of the healthcare industry
Government of Romania: Government’s collapse comes at a time when the country faces significant economic and fiscal challenges
11 OCT 2019|Issuer Comment|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
The collapse of government comes at a time when the country would benefit from decisive policy actions to tackle economic and fiscal challenges.
08 OCT 2019|Issuer Comment|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
The Socialists's strengthened position in parliament means any material change in its disciplined approach to fiscal policy is now less likely.