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China nears 'aluminium capacity'

China nears 'aluminium capacity'

Fitch expects stable short-term production as most quotas swapped were from high-cost mines

Bulks

22 AUGUST 2019
Fitch sees mid-term iron upside

Fitch sees mid-term iron upside

Longer-out iron price forecast unchanged, spot aluminium lower

Copper News

27 MARCH 2019
'BB' rating remains out of reach of First Quantum

'BB' rating remains out of reach of First Quantum

High debt levels and weak credit metrics hold FQM back

Research

16 MARCH 2018
Ratings agency predicts strong 2018

Ratings agency predicts strong 2018

Outlook, though inherently cautious, still suggests another positive 12 months for miners

Ratings

29 JANUARY 2018
Downgrade hangs over Eskom

Downgrade hangs over Eskom

Fitch Ratings has placed the utility on negative rating watch

Politics

21 NOVEMBER 2017

Fitch sees weak M&A in Indonesia coal sector

Fitch Ratings says increased merger and acquisition activity in the Indonesian coal sector is unlikely,...

Asia

15 SEPTEMBER 2014

Fitch caps gold price

US-based Fitch Ratings capped its gold price forecast at US$1,200/oz when assessing gold producers' future...

Capital markets

04 OCTOBER 2013

Kiev key

The International Monetary Fund has granted the Ukraine a ‘preliminary' 30-month stand-by arrangement...

Europe/Middle East

09 JULY 2010

KAZAKHGOLD DOWN

Fitch Ratings has downgraded Kazakh­Gold Group Ltd's long-term issuer default rating to “CCC”� from...

Africa

23 JANUARY 2009