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Standard & Poor Reaffirms Uk Aaa Rating

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[quote name='doccyboy' timestamp='1334346638' post='909013270']
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-17708678









I checked to see if it was an April Fool joke but it seems genuine
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So which part of that assessment would you say is wrong then ?

Remember, to outrun the bear, you don't have to be faster than the bear, just faster than the bloke standing next to you.

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[quote name='doccyboy' timestamp='1334346638' post='909013270']
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-17708678









I checked to see if it was an April Fool joke but it seems genuine
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Let's hope it is true. The danger is that growth will remain stunted or non existent and the debts will just continue to pile up.

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[quote name='doccyboy' timestamp='1334346638' post='909013270']
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-17708678


I checked to see if it was an April Fool joke but it seems genuine
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Triple A is the new bbb.

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[quote name='Gigantic Purple Slug' timestamp='1334348049' post='909013297']
So which part of that assessment would you say is wrong then ?

Remember, to outrun the bear, you don't have to be faster than the bear, just faster than the bloke standing next to you.
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What if the bear is really hungry? What if he eats the bloke standing next to me, and most of the others, and then still chases after me too...? :ph34r:

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[quote name='Charlie The Tramp Returns' timestamp='1334350342' post='909013331']
The only gave the UK AAA Rating just to upset Sarkozy. :D
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sarkozy is keeping his head down until after the election. After that he'll be a right pain.

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[quote name='Gigantic Purple Slug' timestamp='1334351586' post='909013348']
sarkozy is keeping his head down until after the election. After that he'll be a right pain.
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Personally I can see Bye Bye Sarkozy as sadly the extreme right will make big gains against him allowing the opposition to take the crown. ;)

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The alternative smaller credit agencies have a different story.

[url="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_credit_rating"]Dagong[/url] is a Beijing-based rating agency and the only non-American agency to have gained some recognition from the western financial press.[15]




United Kingdom A+ Negative 2011-05-27
United States A Negative 2011-08-03
China AAA Stable 2010-07-11


Spain A Negative 2011-06-21
France A+ Negative 2011-12-08
Germany AA+ Stable 2011-07-01

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[quote name='timebandit' timestamp='1334353360' post='909013364']
The alternative smaller credit agencies have a different story.

[url="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_credit_rating"]Dagong[/url] [b]is a Beijing-based rating agency and the only non-American agency to have gained some recognition from the western financial press.[15]
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United Kingdom A+ Negative 2011-05-27
United States A Negative 2011-08-03
China AAA Stable 2010-07-11


Spain A Negative 2011-06-21
France A+ Negative 2011-12-08
Germany AA+ Stable 2011-07-01
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Back to the times of Mao here, the West is collapsing while the great People`s Republic is winning through. :D

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[quote name='timebandit' timestamp='1334353360' post='909013364']
The alternative smaller credit agencies have a different story.

[url="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_credit_rating"]Dagong[/url] is a Beijing-based rating agency and the only non-American agency to have gained some recognition from the western financial press.[15]




United Kingdom A+ Negative 2011-05-27
United States A Negative 2011-08-03
China AAA Stable 2010-07-11


Spain A Negative 2011-06-21
France A+ Negative 2011-12-08
Germany AA+ Stable 2011-07-01
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:lol:

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if you want a proper credit rating use a credit insurer, its not rocket science to understand skin in the game gives substance

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